*Some of us have already been frustrated by the beginning of the George Zimmerman trial for his murder of Trayvon Martin.
The unknown outcome has the nation on pins and needles seeking a victory for whoever they support in the case, but mainly for justice for Trayvon’s death.
Many of us have become perturbed with the star witness Rachel Jenteal. Some believe she is losing the case for the state because of her demeanor toward Zimmerman’s attorney, Don West.
It is apparent that Jenteal is frustrated by West’s examination of her and West used the communication barrier between himself and Jenteal as one way of attacking her credibility and intelligence.
At one point, he even said, “Can you understand English?” He then tried to add the caveat that he knows that she is of Haitian descent to clean up his jab. But she, in her full understanding of English replied: ”I don’t understand you, I do understand English.”
But the barrier between Jeantel and this white man first, attorney second, has led to a divisive exchange between the two that is reflective of our divided country.
The lack of understanding between minorities, specifically blacks, and the white population have …