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Paul Brandeis Raushenbush

Trayvon Martin Verdict Sparks Hoodie Sunday As Black Churches React | 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...

Potential Juror On Trayvon Martin's Hoodie: 'We Make Assumptions'

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER and KYLE HIGHTOWER | Posted 08.20.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. — A jury of six women was picked Thursday to decide the second-degree murder trial of George Zimmerman, a former neighborhood watc...

Risky Lesson: Teacher Fired for Bringing Trayvon Martin Into Class

Maureen Costello | Posted 07.23.2012 | Education
Maureen Costello

Last month Brooke Harris' eighth-grade class asked her about the "kid who was killed over some skittles." She seized the opportunity to bring her students' lived experiences into the classroom. And that's when things got weird.