Such an important message. Jay Z and the Weinstein Company just won a heated bidding war, earning them the rights to create a docuseries and full-length narrative feature film covering the story of.. Perez Hilton
Jay Z is bringing Trayvon Martin's story to both the big screen and the small screen.
He and The Weinstein Company have just scooped up the rights to two books about Martin, with the intention of.. Mashable
According to Variety magazine, Jay Z is partnering with the Weinstein Company to produce two different projects about the life and death of Trayvon Martin -- the 17-year-old black teenager who was shot.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
When Marissa Alexander went to prison in 2012, she became a symbol of the shortcomings of Florida's stand your ground gun law. Now that she's free, she's pushing to make it easier to use. Alexander is.. Source: Wochit News -
Florida's "stand your ground" law has been a source of contention for years. Now, it could soon give even more protection to those who invoke it. Some lawmakers want to require prosecutors prove a.. Source: Wochit News -
Trayvon Martin’s life and the controversy sparked by his untimely death will be commemorated in two upcoming projects by Jay Z and The Weinstein Company, Vanity Fair reports exclusively.
Jay Z.. Huffington Post
Filmmakers Gina Prince-Bythewood and Reggie Rock Bythewood are aiming to uncover the complexities of America’s criminal justice system with their new Fox drama series “Shots Fired.”
Starring.. Huffington Post
From Jamaica to South Africa, wherever there’s been racism, patriarchy, or all of the above, there have been women organizing to resist it.
The crucial activism of black women has historically.. Huffington Post
It has been half a decade since Trayvon Martin was shot by George Zimmerman. Since then, activist movements created in response to the shooting have exposed racial issues and tensions that had been.. Christian Science Monitor
On the fifth anniversary of Trayvon Martin’s death, the man who took his life joined WeSearchr for an interview in which he discussed which news organizations “truthfully” covered the shooting... Raw Story
Lauren Jauregui took a moment to honor the late Trayvon Martin. If you don’t remember, Trayvon was shot – unarmed – at just 17 years old by a man named George Zimmerman in Florida in February.. Just Jared Jr
Time and time again, black Americans have often come together in vulnerable times through mobilization.
From the Black Panther Party to the Civil Rights Movement, there have been a number of.. Huffington Post
It’s been five years since Trayvon Martin was shot and killed, but his parents, Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin, who have both displayed unwavering strength since the tragedy, say his legacy lives on.. Huffington Post
The Trump Inauguration Committee has released a list of the groups that are going to march in the inauguration parade, and it’s the usual mélange of high school marching bands, various.. Huffington Post
Barack Obama’s legacy as the first black president of the United States will always intrinsically be tied to race. But during his eight years in office, Obama was often met with criticism when it.. Huffington Post
Dylann Roof, the 22-year-old white supremacist convicted of murdering nine members of a historic black church in Charleston, South Carolina, last year, will do little to spare his own life during the.. Huffington Post
Authored by Paul Joseph Watson and Alex Jones, originally posted at InfoWars.com,
*Isn’t it ironic how the mainstream media has the nerve to lecture everyone else about “fake news” when they.. Zero Hedge
Who do we rely on to get our news? Unfortunately, most people are getting their news via social media. It’s important that people regain their trust in the mainstream media due to flaws in social.. Huffington Post
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Roosevelt Institute Fellow, MSNBC pundit, Columbia University professor, author (the.. Huffington Post
Gun deaths have risen sharply since the passage of Florida’s controversial “stand your ground” gun law, a new study found.
The report, published this month in JAMA Internal Medicine, analyzed.. Huffington Post
Submitted by Stephen Miller via HeatSt.com,
*The mainstream media continues to freak out over the spread of “fake news” on Facebook and other social media platforms such as Twitter and reddit... Zero Hedge
Last night, seven writers accepted an invitation from the First Person Plural Reading Series in Harlem to respond to the 2016 presidential election. We extended the invitation a month ago, imagining a.. Huffington Post
George Zimmerman was angry, belligerent and hurled the n-word before he was tossed from a Florida bar ... according to cops. Seminole Co. Sheriff's deputies went to the bar Wednesday night to.. TMZ.com