The Blame: The Part of the Trayvon Martin Story You Don’t Want to Hear… But Need To

The Blame and the Questions On February 26th, 2012, 17 year-old Trayvon Martin was shot to death in Sanford, Florida.  And despite wearing your hoodie, your participation in the protest, and your indignation on behalf of injustice, if you’re reading this article, you probably helped that tragedy occur. George Zimmerman killed Trayvon Martin, that part […]

[Black History] Dred Scott v. Sandford

Dred Scott v. Sandford (1857), was a ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court that people of African descent imported into the United States and held as slaves or their descendants, were not protected by the Constitution and could never be U.S. citizens.