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If there’s one thing Florida just can’t bring itself to do, it’s put George Zimmerman’s lumpy, sentient-trash-bag ass in jail.

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A series of text messages sent to a private investigator appears to show George Zimmerman threatening Beyoncé over the recently premiered docuseries, Trayvon Martin: Rest in Power, produced by Jay-Z.

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A Kansas City security guard and former police officer is on administrative leave after allegedly walking into a bar and ordering a “Trayvon Martini” from a black bartender.

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Accused murderer George Zimmerman has become the laughingstock of society after court documents revealed he’s […]

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A docuseries based on the tragic death of Trayvon Martin is set to be released at The Tribeca Film Festival in April.  The docuseries, Rest in Power: The Trayvon Martin Story, was produced by Jay-Z, Trayvon’s parents, Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin, Chachi Senior, Michael Gasparro, Jenner Furst, Julia Willoughby Nason and Nick Sandow. Nearly […]

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Nearly six years since his tragic murder, Trayvon's mother Sybrina Fulton remember's fallen son.

The post Trayvon Martin is honored on what would’ve been his 23rd birthday appeared first on theGrio.

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Police officers in Florida are seeking to invoke Stand Your Ground protection to defend against excessive force claims.

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Trayvon Martin wanted a snack. So he threw on a gray hoodie and headed out for some Skittles and a sweet tea. Thirty minutes later, Martin was dead, shot down by neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman. The story of race, violence and death immediately dominated headlines. But soon the story became that hoodie. The narrative […]

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It has been more than two years since Bree Newsome became a household name for climbing a 30-foot flagpole on the grounds of the South Carolina statehouse and removing the Confederate flag. She knew jail would follow. However, Newsome, now 32, knew it was a task she had to do. The mood in South Carolina […]

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Back in 2012, following the shooting death of African-American teenager Trayvon Martin at the hands of George Zimmerman, comedian and The Daily Show with Jon Stewart‘s “Senior Black Correspondent” Larry Wilmore discussed the racial implications of Zimmerman, who is white and Peruvian, shooting and killing a black male and initially not being charged with a […]

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Highlighted by the 2012 shooting death of Black teen Trayvon Martin, Florida’s controversial “Stand Your Ground” […]

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At the Democratic National Convention, Lucia McBath was one of nine "Mothers of the Movement" who stood together to speak on behalf of their fallen children...

The post Jordan Davis’ mother Lucia McBath explains why she forgave her son’s killer appeared first on theGrio.

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Geneva Reed-Veal, Lucia McBath, Sybrina Fulton and six other “Mothers of the Movement” took the stage at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Clad mainly in black, the nine mothers used their platform to support Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and continue the conversations about police brutality and the unjust killings of African-Americans. The mothers […]

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The last four years have been hard on black America. The Sean Bells and Rodney Kings had always been known among various local stories of police brutality. But when Trayvon Martin was killed by a “neighborhood watchman,” the world started to feel different. Then Ryan Coogler made Fruitvale Station to bring back to light the […]

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One day, George Zimmerman will run out of ways to pimp off killing an unarmed black kid in 2012. Against the advice of a police dispatcher, Zimmerman confronted Trayvon Martin, as he walked through Zimmerman’s gated community in Sanford, Florida. Martin, from Miami Gardens, Florida, had been visiting Sanford with his dad, who had a […]

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SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — The pistol former neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman used in the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin is going up for auction online. -George Zimmerman Brags About Killing Trayvon Martin In an interview with Orlando, Florida, TV station WOFL, Zimmerman said he had just gotten the pistol back from the U.S. Justice […]

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A new Fortune ranking puts the three founders of the Black Lives Matter Movement high […]

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