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Time Does Not Change Attitudes – Action and People Do!

This is a bit of a disturbing survey. It looks as if many White millennials are maintaining conservative and bigoted attitudes when it comes to race while at the same time taking on more progressive attitudes on other issues like same-sex marriage.  This GenForward Survey gives us a glimpse into what millennials are thinking when …

Trayvon Martin News

Huffpost – The Trayvon Martin Case News and opinions about The Trayvon Martin Case.   NBC News.com: Obama – Honor Trayvon Martin by battling gun violencePresident Obama called on the nation to honor Trayvon Martin a day after George Zimmerman was acquitted of his murder by asking “ourselves if we’re …

Zimmerman Is Acquitted in Trayvon Martin Killing

NY Times: Zimmerman Is Acquitted in Trayvon Martin Killing.  SANFORD, Fla. — George Zimmerman, the neighborhood watch volunteer who fatally shot Trayvon Martin, an unarmed black teenager, igniting a national debate on racial profiling and civil rights, was found not guilty late Saturday night of second-degree murder. He was also acquitted …

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Trying to Turn Back the Clock 6/30-7/7 – 2013

Here are a number of stories that clearly indicate the need to keep up the struggle for human rights and against hate. They include watermelons and a pickaninny in a 4th of July Parade, a cross burning, both these offensive acts took place in NC, and a hate crime against …