zimmerman (71 results)

Lawyer: Zimmerman Raised More Than $200,000 After Killing Trayvon—The New American Way?

By NICK CHILES Accused killer George Zimmerman first prompted a national debate on self-defense laws, and now he may be dragging the nation into a...

– Apr 27, 2012

As Zimmerman Goes Free, We Trace the Path of This Unbelievable Story

By NICK CHILES As George Zimmerman walked out of jail late Sunday night after posting bail, and the city of Sanford tried to determine whether...

– Apr 24, 2012

George Zimmerman Charged In Trayvon Martin’s Death: Justice For Black Children

A month and a half after shooting a child armed with nothing more than a bag of Skittles and a bottle of iced tea, weeks...

– Apr 12, 2012

A Strange Twist on a Tragic Case: George Zimmerman Launches a Website to Make Money

By NICK CHILES Attempting to take advantage of the same digital tsunami that made Trayvon Martin’s murder perhaps the country’s top news story over the...

– Apr 10, 2012

George Zimmerman’s Black Friend Needs To Sit Down Now, and Other MyBrownBaby Fresh Links

This week on Ebony.com, the ever brilliant essayist Akiba Solomon pens an open letter to Joe Oliver, the African American friend of Trayvon Martin’s killer,...

– Mar 30, 2012

Video of George Zimmerman After Trayvon Shooting Casts Doubt on His Story

By NICK CHILES If George Zimmerman was brutally attacked by 17-year-old, unarmed Trayvon Martin, thrown to the ground, where he got a gash on the...

– Mar 29, 2012

Trayvon Martin, George Zimmerman, Black Friends & White Privilege

It’s been one month since George Zimmerman shot and killed unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin in his father’s gated, Sanford, Fl., community and the police let...

– Mar 26, 2012

Trayvon Martin’s Girlfriend Reveals He Ran From George Zimmerman Before His Death (UPDATE)

By NICK CHILES UPDATE: Today, as we learn from Trayvon Martin’s girlfriend that the teen ran from Neighborhood Watch captain George Zimmerman as he stalked...

– Mar 20, 2012

911 Tapes In The Trayvon Martin Killing Reveal He Begged For Help; Zimmerman Shot Twice (UPDATE)

By NICK CHILES While the furor over the shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin continues to build, the release of the 911 tapes surrounding the...

– Mar 19, 2012

Love, Speakeasy With Denene: Listen to the First Episode of My New Podcast!

On the first episode of my new podcast, Speakeasy with Denene, we talk about love—dating, love in the midst of injustice, and Avery Sunshine's love songs.

– Oct 24, 2019