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Trayvon Martin

  1. black lives matter
    ‘Constituting Community’: A Livestream Event Hosted by the Queens MuseumIn honor of Trayvon Martin’s life, featuring Cut editor-in-chief Lindsay Peoples Wagner.
  2. black lives matter
    How White Feminism Failed in the Age of Trayvon MartinThe humility that comes with learning about racial injustice is often met with violence.
  3. black lives matter
    Rest in Power and the Performance of Black DeathWhy was Jay-Z’s Trayvon Martin documentary so frustratingly hopeful?
  4. black lives matter
    The Freedom Fighters of FloridaSocial-justice history is made by the young.
  5. black lives matter
    The Fear of the HoodieIts history aligns with America’s divisions of class, race, and identity.
  6. black lives matter
    Grief Over TimeSybrina Fulton, who lost her son Trayvon Martin ten years ago this month, found her painful place in American history.
  7. black lives matter
    10 Years Since TrayvonThe story of the first decade of Black Lives Matter.
  8. black lives matter
    The Countless Lost Friendships“I miss everything about him,” says Ashley Burch, remembering her friend Trayvon Martin. “I miss his laugh. I miss talking to him all the time.”
  9. black lives matter
    The Day I Quit BelievingGeorge Zimmerman’s acquittal was the end of a very brief moment in which I gave America the benefit of the doubt.
  10. racial justice
    Naomi Osaka’s Powerful Tribute to Victims of Police ViolenceThe tennis champion is wearing masks emblazoned with the names of police-brutality victims for each match of the U.S. Open.
  11. racial justice
    Jay Z and Weinstein Company to Team Up on Trayvon Martin ProjectsThe rapper-mogul and film giant bought the rights to two books about Martin’s life and legacy.
  12. crimes and misdemeanors
    George Zimmerman Is Auctioning Off the Gun Used in Trayvon Martin’s ShootingHe calls it “a piece of American history.” 
  13. black lives matter
    Trayvon’s Mother: ‘I Have Not Forgiven’“It hurts every time I see another tragedy in the news,” says Sybrina Fulton. 
  14. trayvon martin
    No Federal Charges Against George ZimmermanThe Justice Department announced the latest on the case this Tuesday.
  15. florida man
    George Zimmerman’s Family Wants to Become the Next KardashiansAs long as they don’t shoot someone else first.
  16. shootings
    Trayvon Martin’s Mother Pens Open Letter to Michael Brown’s Family“Neither of their lives shall be in vain.”
  17. florida man
    George Zimmerman Will Not Be Cashing In on His 911 CallThe Trayvon Martin killer’s libel suit against NBC has been thrown out.
  18. the sports section
    Mark Cuban Apologizes to Trayvon Martin’s FamilyBut stands by his remarks on tackling people’s prejudices.
  19. gross things
    George Zimmerman Was the Celebrity Guest at a Florida Gun ShowHe even signed autographs.
  20. crimes and misdemeanors
    George Zimmerman Wants You to Know How Rough He Has ItIn a series of TV interviews.
  21. bad ideas
    George Zimmerman’s Celebrity Boxing Match Has Been Canceled This is probably for the best.
  22. terrible ideas
    White Florida Man Dresses As Dead Trayvon Martin for Halloween“Anything for the laugh.”
  23. love is dead
    George Zimmerman’s Wife Filed for DivorceShellie is out.
  24. crimes and misdemeanors
    George Zimmerman’s Wife Might Leave HimHe didn’t show up to court for her case.
  25. george zimmerman
    George Zimmerman Wants Florida to Cover His Legal BillsTo the tune of $200,000 to $300,000.
  26. field trips
    George Zimmerman Went Gun-Shopping, Posed for PhotosHe toured a gun manufacturer in Florida.
  27. SVU Will Combine Paula Deen, Trayvon Martin StoriesNewsy!
  28. gun control
    Trayvon Martin ‘Stand Your Ground’ PSA: VideoIt’s glossy but effective.
  29. crimes and misdemeanors
    Muggers Now Using Trayvon Martin As Excuse to Steal Things“This is for Trayvon Martin.”
  30. crimes and misdemeanors
    Non-White Zimmerman Juror Wanted Guilty Verdict “George Zimmerman got away with murder,” she said.
  31. unlikely heroes
    George Zimmerman Pulled Someone Out of a Crashed Truck [Updated]We wouldn’t be surprised to learn that he’s actively seeking out opportunities for redemption.
  32. stand your ground
    John McCain Also Thinks States Should Reevaluate Stand Your Ground LawsIncluding Arizona.
  33. trayvon martin
    Thousands (Including Beyoncé and Jay-Z) Attend Trayvon Martin Rallies [Updated]Al Sharpton organized 100 demonstrations across the country.
  34. How Conservatives Are Reacting to President Obama’s Race RemarksWith derision. Surprise!
  35. crimes and misdemeanors
    Zimmerman Won’t Be Getting His Gun Back After AllAt least not yet.
  36. Video Feed
    News Station Sought Out Zimmerman Verdict Reactions at Chicken and Waffles SpotSomeone from ABC15 maybe … had a bad idea.
  37. jury duty
    Lawyers Say Pedicures Kept All-Female Trayvon Martin Jury ImpartialThere’s not much else to do when you’re sequestered.
  38. zimmerman verdict
    Alternate Juror Agrees That Trayvon’s Death Was ‘Justifiable’“I think he characterized Trayvon Martin as a suspicious character.”
  39. zimmerman verdict
    Holder Blasts ‘Stand Your Ground’ Laws After Zimmerman VerdictAs civil rights leaders plan a “movement for social justice.”
  40. zimmerman verdict
    Zimmerman Jurors: B-37 Doesn’t Speak for UsThey released a statement after the second half of her interview.
  41. ink-stained wretches
    Richard Cohen Blames Trayvon Martin Hoodie, RaceThe Washington ‘Post’ columnist calls it “a uniform we all recognize.”
  42. trayvon martin
    Questlove: Trayvon Martin and I Ain’t ShitThe Roots drummer on the George Zimmerman verdict.
  43. zimmerman verdict
    Trayvon Martin ‘Prayer Rally’ in L.A. Ends With ArrestsFor vandalism and assault.
  44. boycotts
    Stevie Wonder Won’t Play in Florida or Anywhere With Stand Your Ground Laws“Until the Stand Your Ground law is abolished in Florida, I will never perform there again.”
  45. crimes and misdemeanors
    Zimmerman Juror: Race Wasn’t a Factor, ‘Both Were Responsible’ [Updated]Zimmerman’s “heart was in the right place. It just went terribly wrong.”
  46. not guilty
    What’s Next for George Zimmerman?Interviews? A civil trial? Law school? A book?
  47. oh florida
    Don’t Blame Florida for the Zimmerman DecisionFlorida’s laws are not unique.
  48. the sports section
    Victor Cruz Apologizes for Zimmerman TweetVictor Cruz does not condone vigilantism. 
  49. media
    The Most Powerful Trayvon Martin and George Zimmerman Front PagesNewspapers around the country react.
  50. trayvon martin
    Thousands Fill Times Square to Protest Zimmerman VerdictAfter an impromptu march from Union Square.
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