Tag Archives: Trayvon Martin

This week’s Herald column: So long, 2013. Stuff we learned this year

For my final Herald column of 2013, I decided to take a look back at some of the things we learned this year, most of them unfortunate…

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The casual cruelty of Dinesh D’Souza

A man who never misses an opportunity to scrape the bottom of the barrel in search of right wing fame and acceptance.

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(Video) Flashback: Joy on Hardball, on that strange, bloody Zimmerman photo

I’ve gotten a lot of comments about this April 20 segment, so here it is again. I still have the same question, several days later: who took that picture allegedly of George Zimmerman’s bloody head on the night he shot … Continue reading

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On Sharpton’s Trayvon role: don’t hate the reverend, hate the game

Photo by Joy ReidSo Maragret Carlson is upset that Rev. Al Sharpton is leading the charge in the Trayvon Martin case? Welcome to the real world, ma’am, where it takes a media movement to make a black kid’s death something … Continue reading

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Trayvon Martin latest: lawyers hit back at Wolfinger

I spoke with Natalie Jackson, one of the attorneys for Trayvon Martin’s family today, and she didn’t mince words in her response to state attorney Norman Wolfinger, who called the questions the lawyers are asking the Department of Justice to … Continue reading

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Joe Scarborough calls out Daily Call… er… Conservative attackers of Trayvon

Morning Joe Scarborough calls out the right wing websites and personalities who have made a cause of vilifying Trayvon Martin. Helloooo, Tucker Carlson!

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Trayvon Martin: a walk-through of the shooting scene

The layout of the Retreat at Twin Lakes, and the route Trayvon Martin and George Zimmerman took on the night of February 26th, courtesy of ShowMe:

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This week’s Herald column: Trayvon Martin and the fears of black mothers

I’m in Sanford covering the Trayvon Martin case for theGrio. Quite an experience. I also wrote about the tragic cad for my column this week.

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