Tag Archives: Trayvon Martin

It’s Rare That The Daily Show Slips Out Of Satire And Into Anger. This Is One Of Those Times.

See on Scoop.it – DidYouCheckFirst “The Daily Show” wants to rename Florida. I think their name rings far, far truer. Greg Russak‘s insight: Sums it up rather well, I think. See on http://www.upworthy.com

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Trayvon, George and the Perfect Crime: Reflections on the Zimmerman Trial: Bill Blum

See on Scoop.it – DidYouCheckFirst How did George Zimmerman and his lawyers secure a not-guilty verdict on both second-degree murder and manslaughter charges in the killing of Trayvon Martin? See on http://www.truthdig.com

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Open season on black boys after a verdict like this

See on Scoop.it – DidYouCheckFirst Gary Younge: Calls for calm after George Zimmerman was acquitted of murdering Trayvon Martin are empty words for black families See on http://www.guardian.co.uk

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Zimmerman Has Been Found Not Guilty. Now What?

See on Scoop.it – DidYouCheckFirst (MOTHER JONES)   Now that the verdict is in, here’s what could happen next.   Federal charges: The Department of Justice launched an investigation last March to investigate whether Martin’s shooting amounted to a federal … Continue reading

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Reefer Madness, an Unfortunate Redux

See on Scoop.it – DidYouCheckFirst Scientifically, it is very unlikely that marijuana use caused aggression in the Trayvon Martin case. Greg Russak‘s insight: “Was Trayvon Martin aggressive and paranoid from smoking marijuana, and did that lead him to attack George … Continue reading

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