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Justice for Trayvon – It’s not over yet

We were stunned by the outrageous not guilty verdict reached by a jury of six women in the shooting death of Trayvon ...

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Shoot’em Up! Bang! Bang!

[caption id="attachment_16049" align="alignleft" width="180"] Dederick Henry, Sr.[/caption] Shoot’em Up! Bang! Bang! By Dedrick Henry, Sr. First and foremost, I’m quite sure the world is as shocked as I am with the verdict for the murder of young Trayvon Martin. I send my prayers and condolences to the Martin family. I don’t know what has happened to our justice system, laws, morals and simple things like r ...

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The Supreme Court’s voting rights decision ‘made me want to cry’

[caption id="attachment_16044" align="alignleft" width="180"] John Lewis[/caption] The Supreme Court’s voting rights decision ‘made me want to cry’ By John Lewis [Rep. John Lewis’ testimony July 17, 2013 before the Senate Judiciary Committee in the aftermath of the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in the Shelby v. Holder case that invalidated Section 4 of the Voting Rights Act of 1965.] Since first being elect ...

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What should we tell our sons?

[caption id="attachment_16039" align="alignleft" width="180"] Gary Flowers[/caption] What should we tell our sons? By Gary L. Flowers Last week’s injustice to the life and legacy of Trayvon Martin takes its infamous place in the annals of United States history, along with the 1857 Dred Scott Supreme Court ruling, the 1896 Plessy v. Ferguson court ruling, the 1955 Emmett Till murder, and the 1963 fire hosing ...

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After Zimmerman: What the world needs now

Where race is concerned in America, true justice is beside the point ...

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Trayvon Martin …. Death by a guu

Death seems such a steep price to pay for going to the corner store. ...

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Trayvon inspired Obama to act like the first Black President

President Obama finally spoke to America and directly to Black America simultaneously. ...

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Dynamic South Florida Book Festival on July 26 and 27, 2013 at AARLCC

South Florida Book Festival hosted by the African-American Research Library and Cultural Center (AARLCC) ...

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Brother of Trayvon Martin lands internship in The Office of Florida Congresswoman

Jahvaris Fulton is currently working as an intern in the office of Rep. Frederica Wilson (D-FL). A spokesperson for Rep. Wilson’s office confirmed that Fulton is a member of the 5000 Role Models of Excellence Project. ...

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