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Ethnic Studies Review (2017) 37-38 (1): 151–153.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Ron Scapp The killing of Trayvon Martin along with the trial and acquittal of George Zimmerman provoked many discussions and debates: some touching upon painful issues, others just rather painful to listen to or read. What struck me most however were the conversations and opinions about what the...
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Ethnic Studies Review (2017) 37-38 (1): 11–14.
Published: 01 January 2017
...Bahar Davary This short story begins with a reference to the tragic killing of Trayvon Martin and the acquittal of his killer as part of a pattern of behavior that shouts loud and clear: “black lives don't matter”. The story traces the injustices of slavery and life and work on the plantations. It...
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Ethnic Studies Review (2017) 37-38 (1): 63–81.
Published: 01 January 2017
... in response to any incident which seemed to be racially motivated, especially in situations where police officers were involved resulting in the death of African American citizens. This article examines how the organization was first developed in response to the killing of Trayvon Martin by George...
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Ethnic Studies Review (2020) 43 (1): 5–11.
Published: 01 April 2020
..., unofficially directing the process. I was also appointed to the Task Force. 2013 also marked a year of Black uprising nationwide. George Zimmerman, a White- identifying, self-appointed neighborhood watchman in Florida was acquitted in the murder of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin on July 13 . All over the country...
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Ethnic Studies Review (2019) 42 (1): 7–24.
Published: 01 January 2019
...: Prentice-Hall, 1963), 137 8. 12. Ron Scapp has argued that the shooting of Trayvon Martin raises an ontological question: what does it mean for a Black man to be in America? The suspicion that people of color are tacitly guilty of something would always render them out of place See Being in One s...
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Ethnic Studies Review (2017) 37-38 (1): 5–9.
Published: 01 January 2017
... Lives Matter, born in 2013, is a moment of reawakening, reimagining, and rebuilding of the Black free- dom movement. Inasmuch as Black Lives Matter is a collective outcry that honors the life of Trayvon Martin, Mike Brown, Ezell Ford, Aiyana Stanley-Jones, Tamir Rice, Redel Jones, Wakiesha Wilson...
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Ethnic Studies Review (2017) 37-38 (1): 27–43.
Published: 01 January 2017
... 17-year-old African American boy, Trayvon Martin, by a Sanford, Florida community vigilante, George Zimmerman, who was acquitted by a jury on the basis of self-defense under Flor- ida s Stand Your Ground Statute, legally known as Justifiable Use of Force (Florida Legislature, 1995-2016, XLVI, Ch...
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Ethnic Studies Review (2017) 37-38 (1): 107–133.
Published: 01 January 2017
... gun violence throughout the United States. The 2012 killing, some assert persuasively the murder, of Trayvon Martin spurred actions by a group naming itself the Dream Defenders to demand the arrest of George Zimmerman and the firing of the Sanford Police Chief (McLain 19-20). The July 13, 2013...
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Ethnic Studies Review (2013) 36 (1): 149–157.
Published: 01 January 2013
... prepared when cases such as the murders of Trayvon Martin, Tamir Rice, Michael Brown, Freddie Gray, or the events surrounding the lena 6 trials occur. The Fundi Effect has the capacity to turn the youth' s rebellious atti­ tudes into something constructive promoting progress. Baker had a heart for the...
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Ethnic Studies Review (2012) 35 (1): 1–21.
Published: 01 January 2012
...) . Newt Gingrich ' s dodgy attack on food stamps . Bloomberg BusinessWeek. Retrieved from http www.business week . com/politics-policy I j oshua-green-on -pol iticsl archi ves120 1 21 o 1/newt ingrichs_dodgy _attack_ on_food_stamps .html Harris-Perry, M. (20 1 2, March 28) . Trayvon Martin : What it' s...