by Jenée Desmond-Harris onApril 17, 2012
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by E.R. Shipp onApril 17, 2012
Prosecutors face many hurdles to prove the second-degree-murder charge in the Trayvon Martin case.
April 16, 2012
Blogging the Beltway: A senator says that, post-Trayvon, his bill to end the practice may gain traction.
by Brent Staples onApril 16, 2012
New York Times columnist Brent Staples tackles the stereotyping at play in Trayvon Martin's death. Many Americans, he points out, draw the same conclusions as gunman George Zimmerman did.
April 15, 2012
Wyclef Jean adds to the Trayvon Martin conversation with his new song, "Justice (If You're 17)."
April 14, 2012
Despite previous shortcomings, the Rev. Al Sharpton has become a bipartisan political power broker.
April 14, 2012
Jahvaris Fulton shares personal stories about his late younger brother.
by Jamilah Lemieux onApril 14, 2012
In an opinion piece for Ebony, Jamilah Lemieux writes that she is troubled by the idea that the slain teen's parents should have to take on the "good victim" role.
by Akiba Solomon onApril 14, 2012
Akiba Solomon writes at ColorLines that LGBT organizations belong in the conversation about racial profiling, and no amount of seething white male privilege masquerading as gun-control advocacy can change that fact.
April 13, 2012
This week on the Confab: Join Staff Writer Jenée Desmond-Harris as she chats with Assistant Editor Akoto Ofori-Atta and contributor Edward Wyckoff Williams about the latest in the Trayvon Martin case, myths about black-on-black crime and the suspension of Rick Santorum's campaign.
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