Tip-Off for 6/24/13 (featuring Public Enemy): The George Zimmerman Trial: We watch and wait

Posted in Blogroll on June 24th, 2013 by Ron Glover

(Chicago Now)

As the opening arguments in the trial of George Zimmerman begin, there is a feeling of unrest in the African-American community.  Justice has been less than favorable to us in these yet-to-be United States. I pray continued healing for Trayvon Martin and his family, but how can we not think about Sumner, Mississippi (Emmitt Till), Simi Valley, California (Rodney King) or New York City (Sean Bell).

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