Race Relations

Callie on July 26th, 2012

The International Olympic committee has booted an athlete from participating in the Olympic games due to an offensive tweet on Twitter. Triple jumper, Voula Papachristou of Greece, made the costly mistake of thinking she could send a racist tweet that would probably have her followers laughing.  The tweet that got Papachristou in trouble was posted July […]

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George Zimmerman was denied an interview by ABC’s ‘The View’ after he demanded ‘shelter and security’ for a month for him and his wife.  Barbara Walters told the audience at ‘The View’ that he demanded “a condition that we could not agree to,” without giving the exact reason.  She says after ABC declined his demands, […]

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George Zimmerman’s latest bond was recently set at $1 million, and he was ordered to remain in Seminole County while he awaits his murder trial, a judge ruled Thursday. Zimmerman’s first bond was revoked as the self-proclaimed neighborhood watchman appeared to be attempting to flee when jailhouse recorded calls recorded him and his wife discussing […]

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Callie on June 21st, 2012

“After much thoughtful discussion and deep consideration for the issues facing the City of Sanford, I have determined the Police Chief needs to have the trust and respect of the elected officials and the confidence of the entire community. We need to move forward with a police chief that all the citizens of Sanford can […]

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Three months after the infamous Trayvon Martin shooting, another unarmed black teenage has been killed by a man who falsely accused the teen of breaking into his home stealing guns. Darius Simmons was taking out the trash when he was confronted by 75-year-old John Henry Spooner.  His mother, Patricia Larry, saw the entire incident. Spooner reportedly […]

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Former neighborhood watch volunteer, George Zimmerman was taken back into custody after turning himself in on Sunday.  His bond was revoked after a Florida judge found that Zimmerman and his wife lied about how much money they had available to them and the fact that he did have a valid passport. Zimmerman shot and killed […]

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Callie on June 1st, 2012

A Florida judge revoked the bond for George Zimmerman stating that Zimmerman and his wife  misrepresented how much money he had when his bond was originally set in April. Outside the courthouse, a lawyer for the family of Martin said Friday’s decision is significant. “Judge Lester’s finding that George Zimmerman was dishonest is very important because […]

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Mainstream media is reporting that according the a recently released medical report volunteer neighborhood watchman George Zimmerman had multiple injuries after killing Trayvon Martin in cold blood. Zimmerman was diagnosed with a “closed fracture” of his nose, a pair of black eyes, two lacerations to the back of his head and a minor back injury […]

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Callie on May 3rd, 2012

An online ad featuring Ashton Kutcher as an Indian man has been pulled offline after viewers called it racist.  The ad, which was shared on YouTube and Facebook, featured Kutcher in a dating profile as Bollywood man looking for love. This is a classic case of people not considering the outcome before proceeding with what […]

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