'If I Had A Son'
Race, Guns, and the Railroading of George ZimmermaneBook - 2013
If I had a son, he'd look like Trayvon, President Barack Obama said in March 2012 about the shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin four weeks earlier. In so saying, Obama gave the White House imprimatur to a politically irresistible campaign, one that both stoked the grievances of his racially sensitive base and energized his party's gun-control advocates. That the shooting took place in Florida, the most highly contested state in that year's presidential election, made its politicization all the more inevitable. From the beginning, the major media worked overtime to convict shooter G.
Publisher: New York : WND Books, 2013
Characteristics: 1 online resource (334 p.)
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