Racism in America: President Obama's Double-Bind on Trayvon Martin

Gingrich's comments are particularly egregious and opportunistic. People are murdered all the time. What makes the Trayvon Martin case noteworthy is that the police know who the murderer is and have so far simply refused to arrest him. It is highly unlikely that a white boy, even one wearing a hoodie, would have been followed, harassed and shot to death, but it is completely unthinkable that a white boy's death would not have resulted in an arrest. Full Story »

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if Newt Gingrich thinks that white parents would be treated this way, he’s delusional. But Newt doesn’t think that. Go to the comments section at Fox News and ... More »

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