What Lil Wayne’s New Single Says About America

Like it not, hip-hop artist Lil Wayne's transgressive new single, "God Bless Amerika," taps into the nation's zeitgeist in the wake of George Zimmerman's acquittal in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, Monica Miller writes at BET. 

Lil Wayne performs at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

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