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George Zimmerman Acquittal

Danielle Cadet

Still Climbing: The Progress And Promise Of Black America

HuffingtonPost.com | Danielle Cadet | Posted 07.28.2013 | Black Voices

This article is the last in the Huffington Post series examining the state of Black America. To read more, click here. “Free in 63.” In the la...

David Lohr

Zimmerman's Brother: Civil Lawsuit 'Might Not Be Very Flattering' To Martin's Family

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 07.26.2013 | Crime

If Trayvon Martin's family decides to file a wrongful-death suit against George Zimmerman, they could be opening a Pandora's box, according to Zimmerm...

Radley Balko

The Good News About Race And Crime In America

HuffingtonPost.com | Radley Balko | Posted 07.24.2013 | Politics

This article is part of a Huffington Post series examining the state of Black America. To read more, click here. The death of Trayvon Martin and s...

Zimmerman Comes Out Of Hiding

The Huffington Post | Danielle Cadet | Posted 07.23.2013 | Black Voices

It seems the nation has erupted since George Zimmerman was found not guilty for fatally shooting 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. While demonstrations have...

'Let's Go To Hollywood And Have A Riot'

AP | TAMI ABDOLLAH | Posted 07.18.2013 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- Los Angeles police were combing through cellphones and security footage Wednesday trying to identify dozens of young people who'd rampa...

Snoop:'The Prosecution Represented Trayvon Martin Horribly'

Posted 07.22.2013 | Black Voices

I don’t really want to get too caught up, because I’m not one to be political or judicial. But I just feel like certain laws are made to protect o...

Emily Swanson

Poll Shows What Americans Think Of Zimmerman Verdict

HuffingtonPost.com | Emily Swanson | Posted 07.17.2013 | Black Voices

Americans are divided over whether they'd have found George Zimmerman guilty of a crime in the shooting of Trayvon Martin, according to a new HuffPost...

Juror B37: Zimmerman 'Justified' In Shooting Trayvon

Reuters | Posted 09.15.2013 | Black Voices

July 16 (Reuters) - One of the jurors who acquitted George Zimmerman of murder said the Florida neighborhood watch volunteer was "justified" in shoo...

4 Jurors Distance Themselves From Juror B37

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER | Posted 09.15.2013 | Black Voices

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Four of the six jurors from the murder trial of neighborhood watch volunteer GeorgeZimmerman have distanced themselves from stat...

Sharpton To Rally In 100 Cities Over Zimmerman's Acquittal

AP | SHAQUILLE BREWSTER | Posted 09.15.2013 | Black Voices

WASHINGTON — The Rev. Al Sharpton announced Tuesday that he will lead a national "Justice for Trayvon" day in 100 cities this weekend to press f...

Jermaine Spradley

Did This Black Man Stand His Ground ... And Go To Jail?

HuffingtonPost.com | Jermaine Spradley | Posted 07.16.2013 | Black Voices

"If it were Zimmerman who was shot, what would your verdict be?" prosecuting attorney John Guy asked in one of the last questions posed to jurors befo...

Juror 'Sure' Voice On 911 Tape Was Zimmerman

Posted 07.16.2013 | Black Voices

Juror B37 from the George Zimmerman trial spoke to CNN's Anderson Cooper Monday evening on "AC360" about finding Zimmerman not guilty Saturday night o...

Lance Gross Shares Open Letter To Zimmerman

Posted 07.22.2013 | Black Voices

George Zimmerman’s recent acquittal in the fatal 2012 shooting of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin has sparked widespread protests and reactions across th...

David Lohr

The World May Still Yet See George Zimmerman Squirm On The Witness Stand

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 07.15.2013 | Crime

George Zimmerman just walked away a free man, but the family of Trayvon Martin, the 17-year-old he killed, may still yet see Zimmerman on a witness st...

The 6 Decisions That Could Have Saved Trayvon Martin's Life

Ryan Grim | Posted 07.16.2013 | Black Voices

It's impossible to know whether it was Trayvon Martin or George Zimmerman who threw the first punch in the confrontation that ended Martin’s life. T...

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...

America Is in Dire Need of 'White, Liberal Guilt'

Charles Clymer | Posted 09.13.2013 | Politics
Charles Clymer

If a stranger approached you with a gun, late at night, how would you react? As a white person, I am permitted to attack and defend myself. People of color, within seconds, must consider how this will look to a jury. Think that's off-base?