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Jul 13

Martin And Zimmerman Shared Pride, Not Race

from Art for Trayvon Martin

A pistol-packing, overzealous off-duty neighborhood security guard versus a hooded teen defending his right to walk home without being stared at. I think pride, and not race, was the governing factor in the death of Trayvon Martin. Both young men had at least one opportunity each to stop what they were doing and back off, …

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