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Gun Violence and the Zimmerman Verdict, One Year Later

Gun Violence and the Zimmerman Verdict, One Year Later

by Aura Bogado on July 11 2014, 11:44AM

Sunday marks one year since George Zimmerman walked free after his trial in connection to the killing of Trayvon Martin.

Topics: /NOW, Society

Twitter Reacts to Upcoming George Zimmerman Interview

Twitter Reacts to Upcoming George Zimmerman Interview

by Carla Murphy on February 14 2014, 10:15AM

Upcoming CNN interview raises questions about media’s proper role.

Topics: Media, /NOW

How to Make Sense of George Zimmerman's Senseless Fight With DMX

How to Make Sense of George Zimmerman’s Senseless Fight With DMX

by Jamilah King on February 5 2014, 5:39PM

This story, and Zimmerman, aren’t going away any time soon.

Topics: Criminal Justice, /NOW

George Zimmerman Arrested in Florida for Domestic Violence

George Zimmerman Arrested in Florida for Domestic Violence

by Jamilah King on November 18 2013, 2:11PM

It’s the second time in recent months that he’s been at the center of domestic violence complaints.

Topics: Criminal Justice, /NOW

These Men Dressed Up as Trayvon Martin and George Zimmerman For Halloween

These Men Dressed Up as Trayvon Martin and George Zimmerman For Halloween

by Jamilah King on October 28 2013, 9:28AM

And if that doesn’t turn your stomach, then this might: the costume includes blackface and a bloodstained hoodie.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

Florida Senate Looks to Revise 'Stand Your Ground' Law

Florida Senate Looks to Revise ‘Stand Your Ground’ Law

by Von Diaz on October 10 2013, 11:19AM

The Florida law that aided George Zimmerman’s acquittal in Trayvon Martin murder trial is under scrutiny.

Topics: /NOW

Shellie Zimmerman Says She Now Doubts Husband's Innocence

Shellie Zimmerman Says She Now Doubts Husband’s Innocence

by Von Diaz on September 26 2013, 12:59PM

In an interview with NBC News, George Zimmerman’s wife talks about their recent altercation, and says she doesn’t know what her husband is capable of.

Topics: /NOW

Update: George Zimmerman Released Without Charges

Update: George Zimmerman Released Without Charges

by Von Diaz on September 10 2013, 10:31AM

Shellie Zimmerman retracted statements made yesterday on a call to 911, saying she never saw a gun, and will not press charges.

Topics: /NOW

George Zimmerman Detained After Gun-Related Domestic Incident

George Zimmerman Detained After Gun-Related Domestic Incident

by Von Diaz on September 9 2013, 4:32PM

George Zimmerman’s wife Shellie called police today after he allegedly pulled a knife, then a gun on her during a domestic dispute.

Topics: /NOW

Rinku Sen: The Racist Mind

Rinku Sen: The Racist Mind

by Rinku Sen on July 31 2013, 12:30PM

The huge gulf in white and black understanding of George Zimmerman’s verdict raises tough questions about the relationship between explicit racism, unconscious bias, policymaking and culture.

Topics: Movement, Trayvon Martin

Trayvon Martin's Family Devastated by Juror B29's Comments

Trayvon Martin’s Family Devastated by Juror B29’s Comments

by Jamilah King on July 26 2013, 9:17AM

George Zimmerman got away with murder. Now what?

Topics: /NOW, Trayvon Martin

A Justice for Trayvon Toolkit for White Allies

A Justice for Trayvon Toolkit for White Allies

by Jamilah King on July 23 2013, 9:39AM

Get involved in the fight for justice. It’s easy.

Topics: /NOW, Trayvon Martin

Jay Z and Beyoncé: The Latest Artists to Speak Out for Trayvon

Jay Z and Beyoncé: The Latest Artists to Speak Out for Trayvon

by Jamilah King on July 22 2013, 11:15AM

Entertainers speak out for Trayvon Martin.

Topics: /NOW

Obama, Trayvon and the Problem That Won't Be Named

Obama, Trayvon and the Problem That Won’t Be Named

by Aura Bogado on July 22 2013, 8:27AM

The president’s remarks Friday are notable both for what he said and what he omitted.

Topics: Politics, Trayvon Martin

The Curious Case of George Zimmerman's Race

The Curious Case of George Zimmerman’s Race

by Julianne Hing on July 22 2013, 7:00AM

Progressive Latinos don’t want anything to do with Trayvon Martin’s killer, but that doesn’t mean his acquittal has nothing to do with them.

Topics: Trayvon Martin

Obama: Trayvon 'Could've Been Me 35 Years Ago'

Obama: Trayvon ‘Could’ve Been Me 35 Years Ago’

by Aura Bogado on July 19 2013, 2:20PM

The president explicitly addresses race in connection to the Zimmerman trial verdict.

Topics: /NOW

Hoodies Up Next: Keep Our Justice for Trayvon Chat Going

Hoodies Up Next: Keep Our Justice for Trayvon Chat Going

by Stacia L. Brown on July 19 2013, 12:18PM

Colorlines received overwhelming feedback to yesterday’s live chat discussing how to find true Justice for Trayvon Martin through long-term activism.

Topics: /NOW, Trayvon Martin

Trayvon Martin's Parents: The Justice System 'Didn't Work For Us'

Trayvon Martin’s Parents: The Justice System ‘Didn’t Work For Us’

by Jamilah King on July 19 2013, 10:56AM

Here’s their interview with Anderson Cooper.

Topics: /NOW

Putting Casual Racism on Trial

Putting Casual Racism on Trial

by Aura Bogado on July 18 2013, 7:00AM

How silence on race intensified racism in the George Zimmerman trial.

Topics: Criminal Justice, Trayvon Martin

Lone Zimmerman Trial Juror Remains Silent

Lone Zimmerman Trial Juror Remains Silent

by Aura Bogado on July 17 2013, 2:22PM

The jury’s five white women have all spoken out. But what about the juror of color?

Topics: /NOW

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