Category Archives: Trayvon Martin

  • Melissa Harris-Perry Hopes Trayvon ‘Whooped the Sh*t’ Out of Zimmerman Before Death

    Feb 26, 15 by Qwest7 6 Comments


    *We can only imagine what really happened before Trayvon Martin died, but Melissa Harris-Perry is giving her theory on how she wanted the slain teen to go out. During a speech titled “We Can’t Breathe: The Continuing Consequences of Inequality,” Mediate reports the MSNBC host mentioned that she hoped Martin, “whooped the sh*t out of […]

  • Trayvon’s Mother Says Zimmerman Got Away with Murder

    Feb 25, 15 by EurPublisher 6 Comments


    *(Via Black Voices) – The mother of Trayvon Martin says she’s disappointed that federal prosecutors decided not to charge a neighborhood watch volunteer with a hate crime for killing her son three years ago. Speaking with The Associated Press on Wednesday before the third anniversary of her 17-year-old son’s death, Sybrina Fulton says she still […]

  • DOJ Will Not Charge George Zimmerman in Trayvon Martin’s Death

    Feb 24, 15 by EURPublisher01 17 Comments


    *The Department of Justice has notified Trayvon Martin’s family that it will not charge George Zimmerman under federal civil rights law, according to ABC News. Zimmerman, who shot the 17-year-old after a confrontation in 2012, has already been acquitted of state-level murder and manslaughter charges by a Florida jury. Federal prosecutors concluded there is not […]

  • Black Lives Mattered A Lot During the Grammys (Pics)

    Feb 9, 15 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *On more than one occasion, the “Black Lives Matter” mantra was front and center at the 57th Grammy Awards on Sunday. Pharrell Williams — who went home with three trophies (best urban contemporary album, best pop performance) — led a “Hands Up, Don’t Shoot” demonstration during his performance of “Happy.” Williams paid homage to 18-year-old, […]

  • George Zimmerman Escapes Domestic Charge after Girlfriend Recants

    Jan 30, 15 by EURPublisher01 6 Comments


    *Call him the new Teflon Don. George Zimmerman has, again, sidestepped legal action: A domestic assault case recently filed against him was dropped and the woman involved has recanted her statements. Zimmerman was arrested earlier this month on multiple charges of aggravated assault, domestic violence, battery and criminal mischief. According to the Associated Press, however, […]

  • ‘Afraid Of Dark’ Doc Explores Black Male Endangerment (Watch)

    Jan 25, 15 by Deron Dalton 1 Comment


    *In modern times, many black males have fallen victim to their criminalization based on systematic forms of racism. Mya B. is honoring these young black males — Trayvon Martin, Jordan Davis, Sean Bell and Oscar Grant — with a documentary about this fear of the black male, which has led the tragic, unjust deaths of so […]