Angry Robot

Trayvon Martin and the Irony of American Justice

Via Funkaoshi

  <blockquote>        <p>In trying to assess the killing of Trayvon Martin by George Zimmerman, two seemingly conflicting truths emerge for me. The first is that based on the case presented by the state, and based on Florida law, George Zimmerman should not have been convicted of second degree murder or manslaughter. The second is that the killing of Trayvon Martin is a profound injustice.</p>  </blockquote>
• July 16, 2013, 6:20 pm |