It is fair to say justice was served in Apperson’s case, but is it safe to say the same for Zimmerman. NO! The message that the justice system is perpetuating is that crime is illusive. These definitions are becoming too situational, too flexible. To me, attempted murder is exactly that, the attempt to kill someone. So why isn’t Zimmerman in jail for actually killing a 17-year-old Black boy??
In honor of Black History Month, I figured it would be fitting to address an issue that has truly never been resolved and unfortunately may never find a solution; injustice. I think it’s safe to say that conditions have improved through the course of time for people of color and the bias and prejudice attitudes […]
Now I know many of you probably can’t wait to see the pending celebrity throw down between George Zimmerman, the man acquitted for killing an unarmed 17 year-old Trayvon Martin, and troubled rapper DMX. First off, I’m disturbed that Zimmerman has been deemed a celebrity and to me is exploiting his acquittal. Second, while I […]
Shellie Zimmerman, George Zimmerman‘s soon-to-be ex-wife, may have been on to something when she said she thinks Zimmerman has convinced himself that he’s invincible. According to The Inquister, Zimmerman has now supposedly made gun threats towards his wife in the wake of their divorce battle. If these allegations turn out to be true, then Zimmerman […]
George Zimmerman may have won the case where he was found not guilty of killing young, Black teen Trayvon Martin, but he’s starting to pay for his actions in other ways. He’s about to lose his wife. According to Newsone, Zimmerman’s wife, Shellie Zimmerman, told ABC News in an interview that she moved out of […]
Bad for business, many believed the outcome of the Zimmerman trial was a slap in the face of African Americans that racism still applies in the judicial system. However allegedly, Sanford Businesses Spiral down after Zimmerman Trial! Several businesses in Sanford said they’ve been suffering ever since the start Zimmerman trial. They said business hasn’t […]