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Trymaine Lee

George Zimmerman's Defense Team Launches Social Media Offensive | Trymaine Lee | Posted 04.30.2012 | Black Voices

The defense team for George Zimmerman, the man charged with murdering unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin, has launched a new website, Facebook and Twitte...

John Rudolf

Trayvon Martin Case Spotlights Florida Town's History Of 'Sloppy' Police Work | John Rudolf | Posted 04.09.2012 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. -- In the summer of 2010, a masked man gunned down Ikeem Ruffin, 17, in an apartment complex on this city's north side. When police arri...

Trayvon Martin And The Fight For Equality And Justice For All

Rev. Gilbert H. Caldwell | Posted 05.23.2012 | Gay Voices
Rev. Gilbert H. Caldwell

Whether a child is black, gay, differently abled, or just somehow perceived to be different, we are all heartbroken when they experience the injustices and ostracisms that too much of society imposes on them.

Trymaine Lee

Second Head Rolls In Trayvon Martin Case | Trymaine Lee | Posted 03.23.2012 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. -- Seminole County State Attorney Norman R. Wolfinger Thursday night removed himself from the case of Trayvon Martin, an unarmed teenage...

Trymaine Lee

Police Chief In Trayvon Martin Case Steps Down | Trymaine Lee | Posted 05.22.2012 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. -- At a hastily called press conference Thursday afternoon, Sanford City Manager Norton Bonaparte Jr. announced that beleaguered police ...

Trayvon Martin -- Victim Of Bias & Gun-Toting Vigilantism

Rev. Al Sharpton | Posted 05.19.2012 | Black Voices
Rev. Al Sharpton

A young teenager walking home, armed only with candy and a drink, should never lose his/her life because someone in a gated community feels 'threatened.'

Trymaine Lee

For Local Activist, Trayvon Martin Case Recasts Century-Old Battle Lines | Trymaine Lee | Posted 03.19.2012 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla.-- As the sky turned orange behind a row of cotton-ball clouds a few evenings ago, Francis Oliver fastened a photograph of Trayvon Martin...

Family Of Fatally Shot Teen Calls For FBI Investigation

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER | Posted 05.16.2012 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. -- After listening to recordings of 911 calls Friday night, the family of a black teenager fatally shot by a white neighborhood watch vo...