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By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 3rd, 2013
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That is a matter of opinion; not a statement of fact. I respect Kenya’s Supreme Court Justices but I beg to disagree with the Justices. They rendered a bad decision on Saturday. Here are 6 reasons why. First, given the highly charged political atmosphere, they should have stayed above the fray, inste...
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Sep 13th, 2012
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This movie is being backed by Florida pastor Terry Jones, who became widely known for threatening to burn a Quran in 2010. Another video that’s been circulating in recent weeks, “Mohammad, Prophet of Muslims,” portrays Mohammad as “a fool, a philanderer and a religious fake,&#...
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May 28th, 2012
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In the 2012 presidential election, Florida is one of a handful of “battleground states” that will more than likely determine the outcome. One of the key voting blocs in Florida are Jewish Americans. High among the concerns of many is the state of U.S.-Israel relations. Democratic National Committee (...
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Apr 25th, 2012
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Whatever the ultimate outcome of the case against George Zimmerman for his shooting of Trayvon Martin, what has happened already is enough to turn the stomach of anyone who believes in either truth or justice. An amazing proportion of the media has given us a painful demonstration of the thinking — a...
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Apr 20th, 2012
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The Florida man accused of killing an unarmed African-American teenager is expected to be free soon on $150,000 bail. George Zimmerman is charged with second degree murder in connection with the shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in February. Zimmerman claims self-defense. George Zimmerman ...
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Apr 13th, 2012
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by Alan M. Dershowitz The time has come for the cheerleading on both sides to stop in the killing of Trayvon Martin and for everybody to unite around the need for the truth—or as much of it as we can recapture— to emerge as to precisely what happened on that dark, rainy night. Once the […]...
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Apr 6th, 2012
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It appears that whites may hunt down blacks with immunity from arrest so long as they leave behind no clue that they were not acting to defend themselves. Before he temporarily stepped down from his position last week as chief of the Sanford, Fla., police department, Bill Lee Jr. gave an explanation ...
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Mar 29th, 2012
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William Finnegan In 1955, openly racist, all-white juries made certain that the confessed killers of Emmett Till walked free in Mississippi. In Florida today, the Stand Your Ground law may yet block the workings of justice. The killing of Trayvon Martin nearly went down the memory hole. He had just t...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 29th, 2012
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Horace Campbell The killing of Trayvon Martin serves as an inspiration for those who want to speak out against the demagoguery and hatred that has been spread in the United States in the midst of the capitalist depression. Trayvon Martin was shot and killed on February 26, 2012 in Sanford Florida whi...
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Feb 3rd, 2012
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Washington – President Barack Obama and Mitt Romney set their sights on Wednesday on an epic clash for the White House after the Republican tightened his grip on his party race with a crushing Florida primary win. Romney’s victory over Newt Gingrich restored him as the hot favourite to he...