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George Zimmerman Not Guilty

Racism, Injustice and Explaining America to My Daughter

Tim Wise | Posted 09.13.2013 | Black Voices
Tim Wise

Those who deny the racial angle to the killing of Trayvon Martin can only do so by a willful ignorance, a carefully cultivated denial of every logical, obvious piece of evidence before them.

How to Explain George Zimmerman's Verdict to Future Children of Color

Gabrielle Dunkley | Posted 09.13.2013 | Black Voices
Gabrielle Dunkley

If your family experiences racial injustices, show it. If your family is benefiting from racial progress, show it. Be the talking point in an ongoing conversation about race until there is nothing left to change.

How Are You Coping With The Zimmerman Verdict?

Posted 07.14.2013 | Black Voices

As the world continues to react to Saturday's news of George Zimmerman's acquittal in the fatal 2012 shooting of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, the quest...

Ryan J. Reilly

Politicians React To George Zimmerman Not Guilty Verdict

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan J. Reilly | Posted 07.14.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Politicians reacted to the "not guilty" verdict in the George Zimmerman case on Sunday morning as commentators called for the Justice De...

Trayvon Martin Rallies Across NYC

| Posted 09.13.2013 | New York

By Jess Wisloski UNION SQUARE -- Hours after the verdict from a jury in Florida was released, clearing neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerma...

Paul Brandeis Raushenbush

Trayvon Martin Verdict Sparks Hoodie Sunday As Black Churches React

HuffingtonPost.com | Paul Brandeis Raushenbush | Posted 07.14.2013 | Religion

Rev. Tony Lee was in his car on Saturday night when he heard the news that George Zimmerman had been found not guilty on all charges in the trial over...

NAACP Wants DOJ To Prosecute Zimmerman

Posted 07.14.2013 | Black Voices

George Zimmerman was found not guilty of all criminal charges on Saturday, but, if the NAACP gets its way, he won't be out of legal trouble yet. AB...

To My Unborn Sons: 'A Bounty Has Been Placed On Your Head. Your Price: Worthless.'

Amber Walker | Posted 09.13.2013 | Black Voices
Amber Walker

I love you already more than you'll ever know, and you're not even here yet. At the same time, I'm terrified to bring you into this world. Today, as generations before me have done, I will continue to hold on to hope. I will continue to believe that we can and will survive this blatant assault to our identity.

PHOTOS: Trayvon Martin Peaceful Protests Pop Up Around The US

Posted 07.15.2013 | Black Voices

As news spread of the jury’s acquittal of George Zimmerman for the killing of Florida teenager Trayvon Martin on Saturday evening, social networks a...

Reactions Roll In To Zimmerman Verdict

Reuters | Posted 09.12.2013 | Black Voices

July 13 (Reuters) - Former neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman was acquitted on Saturday of second-degree murder and manslaughter charges ...

'GODDAMIT'

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 07.14.2013 | Media

George Zimmerman's acquittal in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin prompted an impassioned outpouring of responses from members of the media on Satu...

WATCH: George Zimmerman Verdict Video

Posted 07.14.2013 | Black Voices

A jury of six women found George Zimmerman not guilty in the shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin Saturday. After more than 16 hours of del...

Trayvon Martin's Father's Heartbreaking Reaction To Verdict

Posted 07.14.2013 | Black Voices

A few minutes after George Zimmerman was found not guilty in the death of Trayvon Martin Saturday night, the dead teenager's father tweeted his emotio...

Twitter Reacts To Zimmerman Verdict

Posted 07.14.2013 | Black Voices

As the world waited with bated breath for the verdict in the George Zimmerman trial, social media users remained actively commenting on the trial and ...

Al Sharpton: 'This Is An Atrocity'

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 09.12.2013 | Media

Al Sharpton called George Zimmerman's acquittal in the killing of Trayvon Martin an "atrocity." Zimmerman was found not guilty on Saturday night. S...

NOT GUILTY – BUT NOT INNOCENT

The Huffington Post | Jermaine Spradley | Posted 01.23.2014 | Black Voices

After deliberating for more than 16 hours, a jury of six women on Saturday evening found George Zimmerman not guilty in the shooting death of Trayvon ...