Hot Topic: “Trayvon Martin”
Officials from the company confirmed that they were not renewing their membership with ALEC.
Posted Monday, April 23, 2012 by Brian Stewart
ALEC has helped push voter suppression efforts and Stand Your Ground laws across the country.
Posted Thursday, April 19, 2012 by Brian Stewart
Hooded protesters and progressive organization heads met to rally for justice for Trayvon Martin and vilify ALEC and NRA lobbying for aggressive self-defense legislation.
Thanks to Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” law, George Zimmerman may never have to see the inside of a cell.
Posted Thursday, March 29, 2012 by Naima Ramos-Chapman
The outfit violated the House’s “prohibition on decorum,” the acting speaker said when asking Rush to be removed.
Posted Wednesday, March 28, 2012 by Naima Ramos-Chapman
The mocking cartoon says the “big bad white” man killed the “handsome, sweet, innocent colored boy.”
Posted Tuesday, March 27, 2012 by Naima Ramos-Chapman
How could it be possible that a young black boy is shot dead and the Hispanic man who admits to killing him is walking free?
In response to the Trayvon Martin tragedy, Howard students discuss the issue of racial profiling.
Hate crimes are a constant reminder that prejudice is not only alive and well but also thriving in American society.
One month after Trayvon Martin’s shooting, calls for justice among students continue to grow.
The president called the incident a “national tragedy.”
Why justice begins with putting racial profiling on trial.
Outraged students are taking action in the shooting case of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin.
Posted Wednesday, March 21, 2012 by Graham White
On February 26, 2012, a 17-year-old African-American named Trayvon Martin was shot and killed in Sanford, Florida. The shooter was George Zimmerman, a 28-year-old white man.
Posted Monday, March 19, 2012 in Reprints by Judd Legum, Think Progress