Saturday, August 18, 2018

Tag: Trayvon Martin

US Airman Michael Giles’ 25 Year Sentence...

Another white man has invoked the "stand your ground" or "shoot first" law, this time in Clearwater, Florida, to justify the fatal shooting of a...

Lawmakers Call On Sessions, DOJ to Investigate...

The death of a Florida man gunned down in a case of "stand your ground" last week has sparked calls from Democratic lawmakers urging...

SMPD Launches ‘Meet Your Neighbor’ Campaign After...

Ving Rhames is going public about a harrowing encounter with law enforcement he said happened earlier this year after a neighbor called police on the...

People Interviewed for JAY-Z’s Documentary On Trayvon...

The people who participated in JAY-Z’s documentary on Trayvon Martin’s death are scared that George Zimmerman will come after them. At the moment, Zimmerman is...

‘Couldn’t Happen to a Better Guy’ Folks...

Accused murderer George Zimmerman has become the laughingstock of society after court documents revealed he's penniless and millions of dollars in debt, so much...

George Zimmerman Claims He’s Penniless and Requests...

The former neighborhood watch captain, George Zimmerman is $2.5 million in debt and is pleading for an attorney to defend him from charges alleging...

George Zimmerman Charged with Stalking, Threatening Trayvon Martin...

A new filing reveals George Zimmerman has been making threats at a private investigator and has now been handed a misdemeanor stalking charge. Zimmerman, who was found...

New Documentary Looks At Images That Propelled...

NEW YORK (AP) — Gruesome images of a lynched Emmett Till were seared into the minds of many black Americans in 1955 and helped...

Jay-Z Helping Transform Criminal Justice System with...

Jay-Z is charging forward with his mogul status by branching off into some new technical territory. The rapper's entertainment group, Roc Nation, is an investor...

Dick’s Sporting Goods to End Sales of...

Dick's Sporting Goods Will End Sales of Assault Riffles: Dick's Sporting Goods, one of the largest gun retailers, will stop carrying assault-style rifles. The retailer...

Remembering Trayvon Martin: 6 Tweets That Challenge...

In 2012, an unarmed Black teen was shot and killed in a gated Sanford, Fla. community, His name was Trayvon Martin and his death...

Jay-Z Makes Surprise Visit to Trayvon Martin...

https://youtu.be/1lroegGX2HE Jay-Z made a surprise appearance at the sixth annual Peace Talk and Peace Walk event held in Miami this past Saturday. The legendary rapper...

Have You Heard: Top 5 Stories You...

The Philadelphia Eagles defeated the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LII to win their first ever Super Bowl championship. Final score 41-33....

Snoop Dogg Hits Back at George Zimmerman...

George Zimmerman is fired up about the Trayvon Martin documentary Jay-Z is producing and he has threatened the rapper over it. Zimmerman, who was...

Top 5 Stories You Missed Over the...

George Zimmerman threatens Jay-Z over Trayvon Martin documentary. The Carolina Panthers are up for new ownership and P-Diddy is interested. He says once...

Florida Memorial University to Honor Trayvon Martin...

Trayvon Martin dreamed of becoming a pilot, but he was killed in 2012. Now, Florida Memorial University has announced he will posthumously receive a bachelor's degree...

The Resurgence of ‘Stand Your Ground’ Laws...

The criminalization of Black people and the use of white vigilantism as a weapon of violence against us are by no means a new concept in...

Sacramento Cop Who Dragged, Beat Jaywalking Pedestrian Is...

A viral video of a Sacramento, Calif., police officer throwing a pedestrian to the ground and repeatedly punching him has led to an investigation by...

Relieving White Guilt: The Expectation That Black...

After an act of violence is committed against a member of a Black family, a mother, a father or a grieving relative is trotted...

Hit Series ‘Luke Cage’ Nabs Second Season...

Fans rejoiced after Netflix announced on Twitter and Facebook that "Luke Cage" was renewed for a second season. Its 13-episode first season was released...

Study: Florida’s Controversial ‘Stand Your Ground’ Law...

Highlighted by the 2012 shooting death of Black teen Trayvon Martin, Florida's controversial "Stand Your Ground" law has gained national notoriety over the years. But the...