Trayvon Martin's killer, George Zimmerman is suing Democratic presidential candidates Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Pete Buttigieg for $265 million.
In a repeat of the Trayvon Martin killing a white neighborhood watch gunman may face death for murdering an unarmed African American.
“My name is George Zimmerman, you know, that guy who killed Trayvon Martin?”
Assuming that Roof wrote the manifesto, there can be no question that the mass shooting at Emanuel AME Church was motivated by racism.
Call it karma or irony or kismet or fate. Or call it obscenely predictable. The man who shot at George Zimmerman is claiming self-defense under Florida's Stand Your Ground law.
There's nothing "well regulated" about an angry white mob of uncoordinated, often untrained, sometimes criminally convicted civilians off firing away at the "other."
According to Lake Mary Police Chief Steve Bracknell, George Zimmerman was injured in a shooting incident around 12:45 PM on Monday.
As of Thursday afternoon, Officer Michael Slager hadn't even reached his first 1000 dollars from crowdfunding sites.
During an interview with Politico on Friday, Holder said he plans to push for a new standard of proof in civil rights offenses.
George Zimmerman has a history of violent behavior. Eventually he will run out of excuses and end up doing significant time behind bars.
According to Judson Phillips, because a black youth shot at a police officer, and the black youth killed, #whitelivesmatter
In Limbaugh's mind. Obama, Holder and all the other race hustlers feel that they didn't "get a win" with the Michael Brown case and now want to frame and railroad another cop over a race-based death.
Earlier this week, wannabe cop and acquitted killer George Zimmerman had the cops called on him twice over a road rage incident that turned into menacing and stalking.
On a day when the Supreme Court of the United States turned back the clock and issued regressive decisions that will greatly harm women and public sector unions, at least one court case offered a glimmer of hope that the US court system isn't irretrievably broken.
A Florida court found Monday that NBC did not try to make Zimmerman out to be a racist with malicious intent.
Although it is tragic that racial animus is not a prosecutable crime, there are instances when the result of racism can be prosecuted. Yesterday a Florida jury convicted a man for expressing racial animus with a firearm.
A victory was earned today for the memory of Trayvon Martin, as promoter Damon Feldman announced today that due to public outrage, the George Zimmerman celebrity boxing match has been canceled.
The story is not new, just the trial. The deadly event occurred on Black Friday (the day after Thanksgiving), 2012. The defense is on sharp alert as jury selection opens in Jacksonville.
Prosecutors have decided not to press charges against George Zimmerman, citing a lack of cooperation from his girlfriend, Samantha Scheibe.
According to the 911 call, George Zimmerman kept telling his wife to move closer while he was holding a gun. It sounds like George was trying to set up another case of stand your ground.
George Zimmerman is not only profiting from the killing of Trayvon Martin, but now he wants the taxpayers to pay for hundreds of thousands of dollars of his legal bills.
Citing concerns for gun owners faced by "black mobs" Gun Owners of America isn't even trying to hide its racist approach to gun control
A new White House petition is requesting prosecution of George Zimmerman for depriving Trayvon Martin of his constitutional rights of life and liberty.
For the past two-and-a-half years since Republicans took power in states and Congress, there has been a sustained assault on people of color to deprive them of their constitutional rights.
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) admitted he hadn't watched Obama's remarks about Trayvon Martin and Stand Your Ground laws, but complained that Obama was going after white folks' guns again.
But it won't be an angry mob with a rope coming for George Zimmerman. Justice for Trayvon will be coming from the Justice Department.
Four of the other Zimmerman jurors responded one juror's interview with CNN statement with a statement in which they distanced themselves from Juror B 37.
It is time for Americans to call out white supremacy and racism in all its forms regardless the certain attacks by Republican Party faithful screaming those identifying dog-whistle racism are racists
As terrible as the verdict is, what's even more disheartening is how Americans in 2013 buy into the media narratives and engage in what we will call "selective anger".
Part of white privilege is not realizing that, for young black men, "the rule of law" is not much protection at all.
Truth be told, the real trial and victor in the Trayvon Martin killing was not George Zimmerman, but the NRA authored and ALEC legislated the "Castle Doctrine Act" that has been acquitted.
Zimmerman was acquitted before opening arguments because the case law shows that concepts like stand your ground only apply to certain people.
Videos of rioting in Miami began circulating quickly after last night's not guilty verdict in the George Zimmerman murder trial. But there was no riot in Miami.
The Zimmerman trial is a microcosm of the pathetic state of this nation and demonstrates that conservatives, ALEC, and the NRA are driving the lawlessness targeting African Americans.
The Florida man who shot a teenager because he felt threatened by the teen's play of loud music is changing his story so that it will fit a stand your ground defense.
By accusing Obama of racism toward white people, the Fight Bigotry Super PAC is the perfect haven for real racists to invest their money.
In a statement, MSNBC fired back at Sean Hannity for spreading misinformation during his interview with George Zimmerman.
An unrepentant George Zimmermann sat down with Sean Hannity and asked African-Americans to apologize to him, even though he never apologized for shooting Trayvon Martin.
According to Witness #9, George Zimmerman is not only a racist, but a child molester as well.
When an African-American makes the mistake of defending their property against a white man, as was the case in Georgia, courts have found that Stand Your Ground does not apply.
According to Florida the high burden of proof required to establish his state of mind could make it difficult to convict George Zimmerman.
George Zimmerman has been arrested, but what happens when the next similar miscarriage of justice occurs? Or to the one that's occurring right now that none of us have heard of and aren't likely to?
Special prosecutor Angela Corey has announced that George Zimmerman has been charged with murder in the second degree, and 45 days after his murder Trayvon Martin will finally a chance at justice.
This afternoon in a press conference with Trayvon's parents, Al Sharpton urged supporters to be peaceful and non-violent, "This is not anti-anybody. There are whites, Latinos, who have marched with us. This is not a hate campaign. This is a love campaign... This is a love campaign, to pursue justice for an unarmed man who died."
Attorneys for the shooter of Trayvon Martin may use Shaken Baby Syndrome (SBS) as a defense. Does this mean that Florida is allowing a mentally challenged George Zimmerman to carry a gun?
There is no reason for ALEC to promote the Castle Doctrine in 24 states except to allow racists to kill people of color.
Bill Maher argued that the Trayvon Martin shooting is cautionary tale for Democrats about the consequences of lying down and giving the right whatever they want.
In a local television interview, George Zimmerman’s father accused President Obama, the Congressional Black Caucus and the NAACP of spreading hate.
Fox News has decided that President Obama is responsible for the controversy surrounding the shooting of Trayvon Martin, not George Zimmerman.
Michele Bachmann tried to defend Newt Gingrich's comments about the shooting of Trayvon Martin by accusing people of imagining what happened.
Rachel Maddow pointed out that no matter what the people want, we can't even have a dialogue about gun laws because the gun lobby always gets its way.
Americans should be humiliated that in 2012 Republicans sport racist bumper stickers as campaign slogans.