Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Tag: Trayvon Martin

Zimmerman and Darren Wilson, Take 3: GoFundMe...

A fundraising effort to support the family of the New York City Police officer fired five years after the deadly choking of...

Database Uncovers Facebook Posts Exposing Pattern of...

A grassroots database has collected hundreds of social media posts that expose the apparent pattern of racism among Phoenix, Arizona, police officers.

Judge Moves Forward With Murder Charges Against...

A Georgia judge ruled Tuesday there was probable cause to move forward in the case against a 21–year–old woman accused of murdering a 62-year-old...

Seven Years After Trayvon Martin’s Death, Mom...

Seven years after the death of unarmed teen Trayvon Martin, his mother has announced she's running for public office in Miami.

Beyoncé Reportedly Walked Out of a Reebok...

Beyoncé just scored a major deal with Adidas, but before that other sneaker companies tried hard to partner with her. The "Irreplaceable" singer recently relaunched her...

‘Streets Is Done’: T.I. Uses a Jay-Z...

Reactions are still coming in about Nipsey Hussle, who was shot and killed on Sunday outside his store The Marathon Clothing in Los Angeles. T.I. has...

My Son Doesn’t Walk the Same Path...

Democratic Sen. Stephanie Flowers boldly refused to back down to a Republican lawmaker who attempted to quiet her when she became impassioned about being...

‘I Was Terrified’: Cynthia Bailey’s Ex Peter...

A terrifying thought came to the mind of former "The Real Housewives of Atlanta" staple Peter Thomas, and it led him to feel compelled to...

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...