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Trayvon Martin Case Evokes Reaction from Extremists, White and Black

By Ryan Lenz on March 26, 2012 - 5:25 pm, Posted in Black Separatist, White Nationalism

The killing of Trayvon Martin has aroused the passions of extremists on both sides of the racial divide, with some blaming civil rights leaders and the media for the controversy – and black separatist leaders suggesting vigilante justice for the neighborhood watch volunteer who shot the unarmed 17-year-old in Florida.

Joseph Farah at WorldNet Daily, the archconservative website that has tirelessly attacked President Obama’s citizenship, dismissed the activism surrounding the African-American teen’s killing as bald opportunism. “[W]hen the race hustlers like Al Sharpton, Jesse Jackson and race hustler-in-chief Barack Obama started exploiting, I began to think we were being conned once again, by (the) vicious, biased, America-hating, leftist-controlled press,” Farah wrote on Sunday.

Farah went on to cite the case of a white teen set on fire by two black teens last month in Kansas City. “This is a real hate crime,” Farah said, “the kind you won’t likely see reported on the national media and the kind you won’t likely hear race hustling politicians like Sharpton, Jackson and Obama talking about.”

White nationalist Kyle Rogers, a board member of the white nationalist Council of Conservative Citizens, also attacked the media. “Almost all of the news items about George Zimmerman and Trayvon contains [sic] a combination of false statements, opinions presented as facts, transparent distortions, and a complete absence of some of some of the most relevant details,” Rogers wrote on Saturday. “Is the media really reporting the news, or is this classic agitation/propaganda to advance a political agenda?”

Civil rights leaders also were criticized by Jesse Lee Peterson, a black, anti-gay preacher who once thanked God for slavery. He said their actions are not about justice. “It’s about getting even with whites and gaining political power,” he wrote in a March 22 news release. “This is black hatred of white people and a result of more than fifty years of brainwashing by racist civil-rights leaders.”

Meanwhile, Louis Farrakhan, head of the Nation of Islam, said in a message to his followers on Twitter, “Where there is no justice, there will be no peace. Soon the law of retaliation may very well be applied.”

Even more bluntly, New Black Panther Party leader Mikhail Muhammad announced over the weekend he was starting a “Wanted: Dead or Alive” campaign to bring justice for Trayvon. He offered a $10,000 bounty for the capture of George Zimmerman, the Hispanic man who shot Martin, according to the Orlando Sentinel.

When asked whether he was inciting violence,” Muhammad replied, “An eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth.”

The shooting in Sanford, Fla., occurred on Feb. 26 after Zimmerman spotted Martin wearing a hooded sweatshirt returning from a store to buy Skittles and iced tea. The Orlando Sentinel reported today that authorities say witnesses have corroborated “much of” Zimmerman’s claim that he was left bloody and battered after Martin punched him and slammed his head into the sidewalk.

  • http://twitter.com/AronL Aron

    Hey Stupid Jason,

    John Demjanjuk died about a week ago. So he is no longer being ‘hounded.’ And the ability to read something does not prove intelligence. The ability to read something and then UNDERSTAND is a mark of intelligence. By your account, you’ve read it, but you still don’t understand it. A.S. has been proven to be not the most diligent of scholars, so where has your statement been regarding that issue?

    Also, please give me one example where I have issued an appologia for Stalinism. Because I think you might be hard pressed to do so. I would also recommend you examine the historicity of the Holodomer. The jury is very much still out regarding whether the famine was engineered or not. There’s no question over the evils of forced collectivization. That was a horrible, horrible evil to befall the Ukranian people.

    (I call you stupid because of your assertion that the Holocaust was a Soviet invention, and that Norman Rockwell was a Nazi sympathizer. Again, stupid by word, stupid by fact.)

  • Reynardine

    Well, I’m glad to heer you red about how the gold minds are describe, Jason, and how this proofs you kin reed an spel gud.

  • Jason

    If I am stupid, explain how I was able to read the two volume work, “The Gulag Archipelago” by Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn?

    I read the first volume about 20 years ago, and it was so sickening I couldn’t read volume II. Then about 3-4 years ago I re-read volume I and then volume II. I encourage you to read it. It will give you insight into the system of slave labor camps (gulags) under Communism. I can’t debate you here if you resort to name calling. You need to learn more about history first and then we can have a discussion.

    There is one scene in that book, it’s a sickening scene, where they load people on to barges on the Ob river (just east of the Urals) and take them north and then just throw them on the ice above the tree line and say, “ok, this is your new gulag”. And there’s another section later where the gold minds in the Kolyma region are describe, and the horrible working conditions there, and how they used food, especially hot food, to control people. It really made me cry. As a grown man the last and only other time I cried was at my mother’s funeral. Why no prosecution of former slave camp bosses and gulag guards I ask myself? Why no Nuremberg type trials I ask? The Soviet Union collapsed in 1990. Many of these men are still alive. Yet former Nazis, who are old men in their 90s like John Demjanuk, are STILL hounded. Lazar Kaganovich, the ‘butcher of Ukraine” lived to the ripe old age of 94 and yet he was never prosecuted for the deliberate Ukrainian famine he orchestrated.

    You men are simply confused and ignorant of history. Most of what you believe probably only comes from television dramas. You are probably good people but you believe in lies.

  • http://twitter.com/AronL Aron

    Jason,

    Once again, I am not calling you stupid because your viewpoints differ from mine. The clash of differing viewpoints is what brings about positive societal change, after all.

    I am calling you stupid because you are, in fact and in word, stupid. You are so stupid you do not even know how stupid you are!

  • Kiwiwriter

    Jason, you’re back! Tell us again how Norman Rockwell was a Nazi sympathizer!

    Then tell us again how the Holocaust was invented in 1991 to cover up for the fall of the Soviet Union!

    We await the detritus of your mind with bated breath!

    The tumbrels await!

  • Gregory

    Jason clings to a racialist worldview that is factually, scientifically and literally wrong. Yet, he accuses others of refusing to look at any facts that do not match their worldview. Projection is a helluva drug.

    Jason may be the smartest man in his Klavern, where he regales them with tales of how he slew the beast at SPLC. That is like being the smartest kid on the short bus, because at the end of the ride, you are still on the short bus.

  • Jason

    Aron, Reynardine > Yes, far left-wing cultural Marxists like yourselves believe that anyone who disagrees with them, or has a different narrative of history, is stupid. We all know this already.

  • Reynardine

    Actually, Aron, this is a purposeful stupidity, selectively applied to any fact or argument that undermines his justification for his favored kinds of meanness.

  • http://twitter.com/AronL Aron

    Jason,

    I can’t speak for Ruslan, but I believe those who have proven themselves to be stupid are, in fact, stupid. Based on every comment I have ever seen you post, you are, in fact, stupid.

    And not even a stupid robot. Just stupid.

  • Jason

    Ruslan, you wrote: “You show me a piece from ABC news and then ask me if I trust ABC news, as though I shouldn’t. So which is it?”

    My Answer: I do not know. I am not you. You have to tell us. You are a far left wing Communist type who’s views are shaped by critical theory from the Frankfurt school. I suspect you will refuse to look at any facts that do not match your worldview. You believe anyone who disagrees with you is stupid. You’re basically a Communist robot.

  • Reynardine

    Read, “mate”. I do not mean by their own mothers (tiny keyboard)

  • Reynardine

    All over the world, Millie? On what authority? Who are you defining as “black”, and who as “white?” By U.S. standards, most of the world’s people are neither. Or are you going by the old British Empire standards that anyone who isn’t neatly “white” or “yellow” is “black”?

    Factually, most people who are victimized, are victimized by their own group, and women who are murdered, are murdered by a current or former matr.

  • Ruslan Amirkhanov

    Let me get this straight, Jason. You show me a piece from ABC news and then ask me if I trust ABC news, as though I shouldn’t. So which is it? In any case, the girlfriend on the phone heard him get tackled to the ground; it is ridiculous to believe that Martin managed to successfully attack Zimmerman while on the phone with his girlfriend. Even if he did attempt to fight while on the phone, it must have meant Zimmerman was moving in on him. If I planned to attack someone or believed I was going to be attacked, I would get the hell off my phone so I could have two hands free.

  • millie

    Why is black on white crime never reported on this scale. There is a lot more blacks attacking and killing white people all over the world. If this was a black man shooting a white kid there would be no reports, maybe a line on the last page of a local paper.

  • A.D.M.

    Mae, we’re not going to be in a second civil war. I’m starting to think folks saying there’s going to be a conflict as a result of this case want a conflict. Ridiculous.

    Jason, I saw that video. I still say it’s not enough of a good defense for George Zimmerman. Besides, if someone was following or stalking you just because you “look suspicious,” wouldn’t you confront the person and ask why he or she is following you? Zimmerman was the aggressor from the beginning and followed Trayvon Martin after the 911 dispatcher told him not to. If there was a scuffle and Martin was defending himself, the Stand Your Ground law should apply to him.

  • mae

    This case is bigger than we think,I am afraid we are heading toward a civil war. Trayvon Martin case is an example of conspiracy against blacks,the problem is in the police department.

  • Reynardine

    I note that neither Glacial Lake Agassiz nor Glacial Lake Missoula ever afforded the future Wyoming a coastline, but perhaps the Wyoming legislature is anticipating a future extension of the Great Nebraska Sea, q.v.

  • Reynardine

    Erika, I believe Dick Cheney has already been appointed Admiral of the Wyoming Navy. His flagship will be the proposed aircraft carrier, otherwise known as the Very Biggest Rubber Swannie.

  • Jason

    Ruslan,

    There’s a new story from ABC news with enhanced video of Zimmerman showing he had injuries. The link is here: http://abcnews.go.com/US/trayv.....3noIfXrpsE

    Do you trust ABC as a legitimate mainstream news source?

  • Reynardine

    Though Zimmerman is innocent until proven guilty, the motivations of the Sanford Police is failing to investigate, allowing the spoliation of evidence, and reportedly suppressing the testimony of witnesses does not appear innocent. On that account, this whole affair needs an outside investigation by an impartial authority.

  • Erika

    with the Wyoming Navy, maybe Dick Cheney can finally serve in the military.

  • A.D.M.

    Randall A, what the hell are you talking about? Are you saying you want a race war? If so, you are an evil piece of trash. And if George Zimmerman does not get charged, I highly doubt there will be any rioting by anybody. Cases like this come and go all the time. I’m from Brooklyn, New York City, so I know firsthand. When this dies down, and it sort of has, people will go about their business. Remember, there has been an increase in interracial everything.

    OBWON2008, nice name. I can see you’re very smart, but as Ruslan pointed out, number 3 is wrong. As for the others, how do you know the photos are old? How do you know the condo association made Zimmerman the head? Please show your work, I’d like to know. As for Al Sharpton and the other folks you named being racists, well, that’s your view. I see him as a blowhard. You obviously don’t what the word racist means.

    Yes, Tobias A. Weissman, Zimmerman is innocent until proven guilty, but the evidence isn’t looking up for him. That’s why this case should tried in a court of law, not a court of publc opinion. Try not to get riled up by the media. They’re only looking for ratings.

  • Reynardine

    Randall, I refer you also to the Wyoming Navy, and especially its aircraft carrier.

    In all seriousness, this lip-smacking on the part of certain parties hoping “they” are provoked into rioting so “we” can “show them what real justice is”, is starting to sound unwholesome. I could foresee a number of events coming out of this mindset, but I don’t want to give ideas to single-celled organisms.

  • Reynardine

    Neighborhood watches are not supposed to be going about armed and making citizen’s arrests, either. They are supposed to WATCH. They are supposed to report suspicious phenomena to the police as accurately as possible. These days, a cell phone photo or two for evidence would not be out of line. But THAT’S IT. They are not supposed to be carrying out vigilante justice.
    Meanwhile, OBWON2008, your last paragraph interests me. Perhaps your dedication and energy could be better employed by the Wyoming Navy.

  • Ruslan Amirkhanov

    “Fact 3: George had a broken nose and abrasions on the back of his head and steadfastly has maintained he was attacked without provocation.”

    Wrong, video evidence shows otherwise.

  • OBWON2008

    Liza B……Hey, don’t feel bad, their is NOTHING WRONG with being Hispanic.

  • OBWON2008

    Fact 1: George and Trayvon’s photos were false in the press in such a way as to influence support for Trayvon and hatred for George. The photos were between 6-8 years old.
    Fact 2: The condo development in Sanford had over 400 criminal incidents since January 2012 and George Zimmerman was officially a volunteer of Neighborhood Watch as sanction by the condo association.
    Fact 3: George had a broken nose and abrasions on the back of his head and steadfastly has maintained he was attacked without provocation.
    Fact 4: The gun carried by George was a 9mm Kel Tec automatic with a 10 round clip. Only one shell casing was found and only one bullet was fired. Most people would have fired multiple times if their intent was to kill. Even police in training are taught the “double tap” (one in the chest and one in the head). Unfortunately, the bullet fired at an aggressive Trayvon hit a vital place and killed him.

    The real crime is how the press has handled this, how the black racists: Sharpton, Jackson, Farakon and the new black panthers have crossed the line. I’m actually the stupid S.O.B’s cross the line and find out what true justice is all about.

  • carrie32

    Ok during the election year, we now have an American teenager killed by a latino man. But no one seems to recall the Muslim teenager Abdulrahman al-Awlaki that was killed in Yemen in October by the Obama administration. Now we have Muslim groups coming out in support of justice for this family. My heart goes out to this family, but I can not help but feel that they are somehow being used as pawns for a political agenda. Why can’t people look beyond the racial inuendos and see that this is all a ploy for votes? Have we lost our ability for critical thinking? Now we have Americans being divided yet again because of politics and media. If Martin Luther King were alive today, what would he think? What would he say? If Ghandhi were alive, what knowledge would he have to pass for the Hindus, Muslims and Buddhists? It is sad to see that America has not evolved past the caveman. Picking up clubs to settle problems. Someone’s child is dead and will not be returning. Someone’s heart is broken. Someone’s life has been changed forever. And hate and disdain is all we can think of. Instead of bridging gaps, we make them larger. It was reported that Zimmerman had PTSD. Was he a veteran? Did he receive treatment for this? What issues are under that story? Do neighborhood watches work? What is the critieria to be on a neighborhood watch? Why are we imprisoning so many people in this country? Why are we spending more on wars against the Islamic nations, and less on education? Why are there so many living in poverty, homeless, unemployed, underemployed? Why are we not going after the true criminals? Those that are controlling this country? Instead, we are pointing the finger and using yet another tragedy as a means to spark hatred and racism in the masses? Where are our Martin Luther Kings? Where are our Ghandhis? Where are our Jesus’s? Where are our Crazy Horses? Where are our Geronimos? Where are our Standing Bulls? Where are our prophets of peace? Where is humanity in all of these humans?

  • Randall A

    When the grand jury comes back with no charges against Zimmerman, IF any group riots and starts committing race-hatred assaults, you folks know which group that will be. But this isn’t Watts ’65 or LA ’92. They won’t catch us by surprise this time. We are ready, waiting and willing…

  • Tobias A. Weissman

    What happened to the old saying “Innocent until proven guilty?” Lately this country is acting as jury before the case comes to trial. It reminds me of the good old western movies of yesteryear, where people shouted; “Hang him.” Come on now, we are more civilized then that. What’s happening in this country today, as far as criminal cases, is embarrassing. Zimmerman is innocent until proven guilty and that’s it.

  • Leslie

    Julia wrote:
    I apologize but I have an additional question I forgot to ask. Is it true that Mr. Zimmerman was not given an alcohol/drug test but one was done on Trayvon’s body? If so, why would this be?

    Yes, it is true. In addition, Trayvon’s parents were not contacted within 24 hours after his death and his body went to the morgue as John Doe, even though he had a cell phone with him. The police could have at least called the last number dialed since his parent’s had called him several times to find out where he was. How any of this is representative of standard police protocol is beyond me. The police were grossly negligent.

  • Erika

    So Jason, your example on how the news media ignores Black and White crime is a case which got enough national coveerage to be prominent enough to merit a Wikipedia page?

    Renardine, its pretty clear that they are afraid that the Black man in the White House has a bigger gun.

    But while its not wise to bait people with guns, the response I want to give to that saying is “congratulations on the possession of the World’s Smallest Gun – you must be so proud to own such a unique item.”

  • Reynardine

    Krissy, I’m rather with you on that. Certainly, ALEC is doing that. The NRA may be doing that or it may be a Freudian reaction. You know that one about

    This is my rifle
    This is my gun
    This one’s for fighting
    This one’s for fun
    ?

    Well, this, “The black man in the White House is going to take our guns away” takes on a whole new light when you think about that.

  • A.D.M.

    Jason, all this talk about the video being grainy is nonsense. The video is crystal clear. As for the little mark on the back of George Zimmerman’s head, if Trayvon Martin repeatedly bashed his head on the sidewalk, wouldn’t there be long, multiple bruises or scars on the back of Zimmerman’s head? If he was taken to a hospital, wouldn’t there be bandages to cover up the wounds and a neck brace to support his neck? Head injuries can cause damage to the spine. Wouldn’t there be blood on his jacket and shirt, especially since he said his nose was broken, which it obviously wasn’t? And if he was taken to a hospital, where are the medical records?

    Also, wouldn’t he be disoriented from having his head bashed on the sidewalk? Looking at the way he stepped out of the cop car handcuffed and without help, which is hard to do, and the way he walked, he clearly had his mental faculties together. Emma Onawa, I don’t know if Zimmerman will be arrested and charged, but it looks like his defense is crumbling. His black friend-for-hire, Joe Oliver, provided nothing but gut feelings even though he wasn’t at the scene of the crime and he said he does not consider himself to be a close friend of Zimmerman. And his brother and father provided nothing because they weren’t there, too, and they’re just repeating what George told them.

  • A.D.M.

    I’d like to make a comment regarding the so-called “New” Black Panther Party. Former members of the real Black Panther Party, which was a left-wing group, such as its co-founder Bobby Seale has repeatedly denounced and repudiated these guys and called them “a joke.” I agree. Also, their membership in the United States is in the low double digits. I think it’s 20 or something around the number. In other words, these guys don’t really have any kind of authority and they’re also hate group.

  • Liza B

    I will start this comment by making the following statements:
    1-I am a hispanic
    2-I am Jewish
    3-I am a Democrat
    4-I strongly believe that Trayvon was the victim of a crime

    I find it interesting that since Trayvon’s murder, all the Zimmerman camp has tried to do is smear Trayvon. Even if he did make a few mistakes, as most adolescents do, that does not change the facts. I also find it interesting that although Mr. Zimmerman’s camp states that Trayvon assaulted Mr. Zimmerman, the police video shows no bruises, no bleeding.

    There is no excuse for what happened to Trayvon, and people know that. All these attempts to smear Trayvon are showing us what we already know. George Zimmerman is a coward who took the life of an unarmed child. That will never change.

    Everything else… well Mr. Zimmerman, not only are you not succeeding in your attempts to smear Trayvon’s name, but people are seeing you for what you are…. a murderer.

  • Gregory

    D. Peyton, no offense mate but try a little reading comprehension.

  • Krissy

    Did ALEC and the NRA realize that they were unleashing a race war with these policies? I am leaning towards YES.

  • http://twitter.com/AronL Aron

    Peyton,

    Good luck with that. And I won’t go one word further.

  • Reynardine

    Peyton, you are attacking a straw man. I am stating only that your vast national conspiracy among local and municipal police agencies doesn’t exist. They have no such co-ordination. Climate of bigotry? Yes. Local favoritism? Definitely. Blue Wall? Of course. Similar phenomena resulting? Naturally. But they can, at this date, form no such national conspiracy as you name. If you go galloping and snorting around with wild hairs up your backside, you’ll discredit the valid charges about what does exist, and since you have called me an accessory to murder, I will call you a concern troll and an imposter.

  • D. Peyton

    Reynardine you seem to be attempting to dictate views and values to other people.
    Your attempt to justify police murder of African people in America by shows how deep the problem is. If we look behind your “Blue Wall” we will see the filth,crime,murder, corruption and injustice that leaves a nasty trail from the police station to the governor’s desk and sometimes even to the Oval Office.
    We wonder how you define “terrorism”. Can random police murder be used as an instrument of terror?
    Can the criminal justice system itself be used as an instrument of terror? I say yes.
    The failure to hold anyone responsible for murder by police is a crime. The line of guilt must move to local, state and federal officials. In other countries we would call this state terrorism or even a form of genocide. But here in America we cover it over with sociological jargon and the rhetoric of indignation and despair.
    A certain satisfaction is felt when the police officials are caught in their own web of lies and half truths.
    Yet no one pays for the crime and the criminal s walk free.
    We all know that if the racial dynamics had been reversed and a 17 year old white boy had been murdered and the shooter had been a 28 year old black man with the criminal history of Mr. Zimmerman the charge of murde in the first degree would have been filed.
    No amount of empty “school boy” rhetoric can change that fact!
    These state crimes must be taken before an international body.

  • david

    the doj must step in and take over this case. tensions are increasing by the hour . to much of sanford pd info has been proven to be totally untrue. zimmermann is a free man and that is not right. we are a nation of laws and the law must be followed. all haters should just back off and let the doj do its job. if they don’t, who knows what may happen.

  • http://none DorisV

    This story and the number of nasty comments are frightening to me. Where are we heading in this world that is constantly at war and people hurting other people. Seems that some animals (non-human) are more peaceful than humans who supposedly are more intelligent. Don’t know what the outcome will be but our courts and police are not well thought of by many either.

  • sammijo

    If any of the reports are to be believed, including the eyewitness who called 911: the only person who could have cited the “Stand Your Ground” law would have been Trayvon. He did not pursue Zimmerman, he was trying to get away from him and eventually turned to face him and called for help. That’s what it sounded like from Zimmerman’s calls and the neighbor’s call. Why the media keeps tossing this phrase around is beyond me. It absolutely does NOT apply here, because the only person it applied TO was Trayvon, who was beig pursued by Zimmerman.

  • Robert Gumbs

    A couple of observations – I don’t agree with Farakhan, I especially don’t care for the New Black Panther Party, however, I don’t understand why anyone would be upset that Black People would be resentful of the history of racism in this country. This hatred that they have for Jesse Jackson and Ralph Sharpton is extremely misplaced. Unfortunately in many cases the only way people of color get justice is for high profile Human Rights leaders to get involved. That make some folks upset but that is the truth in America. This is the sadness of America. And now the Right Wing wants to incite a race war so they can frighten Working Class Whites into not voting for Obama. It’s all about scaring Whites into voting against their own best interests..

  • Reynardine

    Peyton, you are broaching something that is far beyond the scope of this blog.

    Every municipality has its share of bigoted law officers, just as every force is likely to have certain cadres of corrupt ones, who are protected by what has been called “The Blue Wall”, which even honest and dutiful officers feel bound to observe. To go from that to a concerted national conspiracy to murder and terrorize black people is to make a helluva jump that cannot be made without hard evidence. I have worked with a police co-author who could tell you a helluva lot about both the Blue Wall and racist police officers, but organized, nation-wide conspiracy ain’t it. I’ve seen too many police who can’t even keep their shoelaces together, let alone that.

    Meanwhile, all you “grainy video” Zimmerman-defenders: it sure as Hell wasn’t that grainy. Moreover, Zimmerman was clearly walking sound, without any of the irregularities in his gait that would indicate he had been injured in the manner described.

    I have my father’s nose, to wit: his was broken three times, mine twice. I guarantee you Zimmerman’s face showed no sign of such an injury.

  • D. Peyton

    I think SPL CENTER may be struck in a deep rut.
    I think the SPLC is failing to recognize a nationwide systematic pattern of murder of African people in America by police.
    It is not enough to blame rogue cops and wild White nationalist klan types. While bad cops and racist “poor Whites” may be the foot soldiers-we know they are not the generals ……
    Police do not operate in isolation. DAs, majors,city managers, state officials and even national political, judicial and national police agencies operate in tandem to generate an American style of state terror aimed at African american people. In order for terror to work, no one can be held accountable for the murders .
    This pattern of police murder followed by police inaction is a defacto form of terrorism. The aim of these murders is to create terror African american people. This is nothing new.
    It is time for a paradigm shift.
    Lets call it what it is and deal with it like we deal with terrorism in other parts of the world!

  • Julia

    I apologize but I have an additional question I forgot to ask. Is it true that Mr. Zimmerman was not given an alcohol/drug test but one was done on Trayvon’s body? If so, why would this be?

  • Julia

    Although I have kept up with this story since it broke, I am still having a hard time separating fact from fiction on a few issues. From what I do know, I am pretty well convinced that Mr. Zimmerman should have been arrested and there is something murky going on with the police involved, but I want to make sure my conclusion is based on factual information.
    I have seen the police surveillance video and it was very clear on my computer. Mr. Zimmerman looked in no way at all to have been in a fight, much less a serious altercation which caused his nose to be broken. I read that he was bloodied and his clothing was stained. What I would like to know:
    1) Is there any information that would cause doubt as to the authenticity of this video?
    2) Are there any pictures of Mr. Zimmerman showing his injuries?
    3) What happened to his stained clothing?
    I have also read that Trayvon’s girlfriend has not been contacted by the police. Considering there is hard proof that he was on the phone with her at the time of the incident, what possible reason could there be for this if it is indeed the truth?
    As I understand it, Mr. Zimmerman has been involved in 2 violent disputes before this one. Has Trayvon shown any signs of being violent? I have read that he did. Either way, it is clear who started this altercation but I just need to know the facts and would really appreciate it if someone could clear up the issues I have with some of the information I’ve read.

  • Terry Washington

    I DO wish that the media would cease repeating Zimmerman’s BS that as he is of Hispanic descent and has black relatives he cannot be racist( he is about as Hispanic as Cameron Diaz!)