'Justice For Trayvon' Rallies Gather In 100 Cities

'Justice For Trayvon' Rallies Gather In 100 Cities

One week after a jury found George Zimmerman not guilty in the death of unarmed teen Trayvon Martin, people began to gather for rallies scheduled nationwide. Martin's mother, Sybrina Fulton, spoke to a New York City crowd. Al Sharpton led the crowd in a chant of "I am Trayvon Martin!" and "No justice, no peace!" before challenging people to protest stand-your-ground laws and demanding that U.S. Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. pursue a civil rights case against Zimmerman because, Sharpton said, "Trayvon Martin had the civil right to go home that day."

Zimmerman Not Guilty, But ALEC Sure As Hell Is

ALEC created the Stand Your Ground Law that allowed George Zimmerman to kill an unarmed, innocent black teenager and be acquitted in a court of law by a jury of his peers. The verdict is a travesty. But it's a travesty that goes much deeper than a courtroom in Sanford, Florida.

George Zimmerman's Lawyer Has A Fool For A Client

Most defense attorneys tell their clients to be quiet and let them do the talking. But George Zimmerman's lawyers are an odd lot, and don't seem to really be managing the public relations aspect of their client's legal affairs very well.

'Civil Rights' Group Patrolling Sanford Florida

That's That was the title at Fox 35 in Orlando. No joke. This is not a headline from The Onion. White supremacists are now just another group in Amerika, fighting for their civil rights. The good folks at Fox might want to open a history book

Open Thread

The Steele story has just about played itself out unless he resigns over it. And yet Vitter, Sanford and Ensign still have jobs. PS there's a nice