Justice For Trayvon

[BEAUTIFULLY BROWN] Rachel Jeantel Plays Dress Up

When I was approached with the opportunity to interview Rachel Jeantel back in October, my…

Jury Deliberations in Black and White

Most people of color in this country will tell you that race plays a part…

[ENOUGH] Keep Chicago Out Your Mouth

Over the past few months, race talk in America seems to be more frequent than—and…

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON: Amazing Grace

Fate has a way of forcing razor-sharp turns in our lives, and Sybrina Fulton and…

[DREAM DEFENDERS] We Believe That We Will Win

Trayvon Martin is neither the present-day Emmett Till, nor is he the victim of an isolated…

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON: Sanford’s Racial Issues Run Deep

The city of Sanford (population 54,000) is mostly known for the Auto Train, a service…

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON: From Anger to Action

As the anger from the George Zimmerman acquittal coalesces into a desire for action, many…

Ronald Isley Joins Stevie Wonder’s FL Boycott

When Stevie Wonder says “boycott,” you take heed. That’s exactly what musical legend, Ronald Isley…

JUSTICE FOR TRAYVON:Tracy Martin on Moving Forward

“I’m doing fine,” Tracy Martin’s bass voice booms through the phone, his tone that of an…

Phillip Agnew, Dream Defender [INTERVIEW]

By now you've likely seen the Dream Defenders on MSNBC with Harry Belafonte, leading teach-ins…