George Zimmerman’s wife says she’s doubtful of his innocence in Trayvon Martin’s death

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Shellie Zimmerman says she’s unsure of George Zimmerman’s self defense plea The estranged wife of George Zimmerman is once again trying to distance herself from her murderous husband, this time by saying she’s unsure of his innocence. Shellie Zimmerman appeared on the “Today Show” Thursday and detailed the recent domestic abuse incident that took place… Read more »

George Zimmerman shops for gun from same manufacturer of Trayvon Martin’s murder weapon

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George Zimmerman is seeking to add more ammunition to his collection. According to reports, Zimmerman was spotted shopping for a new gun at the Kel-Tec headquarters in Florida. Kel-Tec is the same company that manufactured the PF-9 handgun that was used when Zimmerman murdered Trayvon Martin in cold blood. Zimmerman was looking to purchase a… Read more »

White woman who attacked black singer for Trayvon Martin song won’t face hate crime

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Dinalynn Andrews-Potter, 43, attacked 72-year-old singer Lester Chambers because he dedicated a song to Trayvon Martin. According to reports by Mercery News, Chambers was singing Curtis Mayfield’s “People Get Ready” during a music festival on July 13. When Chambers told the crowd that he was dedicating the song to Trayvon Martin, Andrews-Potter rushed the stage… Read more »

‘EBONY’ magazine called ‘racist’ for Trayvon Martin covers

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EBONY blasted for Trayvon Martin covers After releasing iconic covers dedicated to the memory of Trayvon Martin, a famed black publication is receiving harsh backlash and cries of racism. As previously reported, EBONY magazine has released four covers for their September issue showing Dwyane Wade, Spike Lee, Boris Kodjoe and their sons donning hoodies under the headline “We Are Trayvon.”… Read more »

Verse Simmonds, Zaytoven, Novel join the My Heart Beat Matters campaign and honor Trayvon Martin

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In the wake of the deaths of Travyon Martin and Darius Simmons, many individuals and organizations around the nation have became very vocal and visible in the fight for justice and equality for African Americans. The My Heart Beat Matters Campaign has joined that list of advocators with the launch of their website, MyHeartBeatMatters.org, to… Read more »

Ted Nugent calls Trayvon Martin a ‘gangsta wannabe’ who ‘got what he deserved’

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Rocker and racist rabble-rouser Ted Nugent is making a second career by touring the country and calling Trayvon Martin a “thug” and “gangsta wannabe” who “got what he deserved.” The right-wing goon is regurgitating the explosive editorial he penned for the conservative website, Rare, in which he says “non-racist Americans” celebrated the acquittal of George Zimmerman for… Read more »

Trayvon Martin’s hoodie to possibly be donated to Smithsonian

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The Smithsonian’s director has expressed interest in exhibiting Trayvon Martin’s hoodie in The Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture. “They’ve heard of it, but it’s probably a little premature, given the fact that, you know, we just came out of a trial, and we have a hold by the Department of Justice on… Read more »

Rucker Park basketball tournament honors Trayvon Martin

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Presented by VIBE Magazine, HOT 97, BKNY Printing, Kevin Powell and BK Nation, ballers from all over the city took part in the tournament. The Xmen from Brooklyn, Harlem’s Skull Gang, Rick Ross’ MMG team, and the Sean Bell All-Stars came to show their skills on the court. NBA players like Michael Beasley and Tyreke Evans were also among the hoopers participating.