Trayvon Martin  (Page 13)

Off road

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 25, 2012 at 6:15pm 3/25/2012 at 6:15pm

Off the road, finally.

I’m catching up on what was going on today.  What did I miss?

Okay, here’s what I’m finding:

Rick Santorum on Face the Nation prejudges the Zimmerman-Martin case, and attributes malicious motives to Zimmerman (emphasis mine):

NORAH O’DONNELL: Senator, the President did not use the word race, but do you think race...

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Spike Lee didn’t “Do the right thing”

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 25, 2012 at 12:27pm 3/25/2012 at 12:27pm

There have been numerous threats made against George Zimmerman, the shooter of Trayvon Martin.  It is unclear whether a crime was committed, and Zimmerman has not been charged.

Spike Lee’s most famous film was Do the Right Thing, about racial tensions which spill into violence:

Yet Lee did not do the right thing,...

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Saturday Night Card Game (What happens when Zimmerman is found “not guilty”?)

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 24, 2012 at 5:35pm 3/24/2012 at 5:35pm

George Zimmerman has been tried and convicted in the media and public opinion for the shooting of Trayvon Martin, with the case almost uniformly being portrayed as racially motivated, with the wearing of a hoody by a young black male as the symbol.

Violence is in the air.

Already Louis Farrakan has threatened “retaliation,” and...

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The other parents

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 24, 2012 at 11:17am 3/24/2012 at 11:17am

I advocated yesterday for letting the facts come out in the shooting of Trayvon Martin by George Zimmerman.  And that’s still my position.

The case began to get attention when the Martins had to file a civil suit...

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Zimmerman-Martin questions

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, March 23, 2012 at 5:03pm 3/23/2012 at 5:03pm

Trayvon Martin was shot and killed by George Zimmerman, that much is certain.  It is a tragedy for the Martin family.

It’s not worth opining on the facts, as so many are doing, because we don’t have enough facts, much less all the facts.

Was Zimmerman, who is Hisp...

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