Thursday, February 21, 2019

Tag: Trayvon Martin

George Zimmerman Booted Off Dating App Yet...

It looks like George Zimmerman won't be getting any hot lovin' anytime soon. Dating app Bumble booted Zimmerman off its platform this week after the...

D.L. Hughley Honors Slain Teen Trayvon Martin’s...

Days after what would have been Trayvon Martin's 24th birthday, D.L. Hughley has shared a reminder about who was really the "thug" during the incident that led to...

‘What Are You Doing In My Building?’:...

A man the internet has dubbed "Hallway Hasselhoff" was caught on video last week harassing a Black man he refused to believe lived in...

George Zimmerman Avoids Jail Time Again, Pleas...

George Zimmerman was absent at a court hearing stemming from stalking charges filed against him. But his attorney entered a no contest plea on his...

Miami’s Top Prosecutor Deems Controversial ‘Stand You...

In newly filed documents, a South Florida organization of prosecutors criticized the latest version of the state's controversial stand your ground law, telling the Florida Supreme Court...

Some Blacks See a Racial Double Standard...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Marcus Dixon was sentenced to 10 years behind bars in Georgia for having sex with an underage white girl when he...

‘Hidden Colors’ Filmmaker Says Tamera Mowry’s Husband’s...

After Tamera Mowry defended her husband, Adam Housley, and vehemently denied he's racist, media personality and filmmaker Tariq Nasheed tweeted a set of old tweets from Housley...

Steve Harvey Fans Are Rolling After Learning...

Steve Harvey knows better than to underestimate the power of the BeyHive. The talk show host on Tuesday discussed former neighborhood watchman's George Zimmerman's alleged threats...

George Zimmerman Upset at Jay-Z’s Trayvon Martin...

During the filming of Jay-Z's Trayvon Martin documentary, George Zimmerman brought the rapper's wife Beyoncé into the fray by allegedly sending threatening text messages about her. In a series of...

Trayvon Martin’s Mom Chides BET for Yanking...

Sybrina Fulton, the mother of slain teen Trayvon Martin, is heated with BET. Fulton on Monday made her grievance with the network known when she posted...

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...