Gary Younge is an Alfred Knobler Fellow at The Nation Institute, columnist for The Guardian, broadcaster, and the author of, most recently, The Speech: The Story Behind Dr Martin Luther King Jr.’s Dream (Haymarket). His next book, Another Day in the Death of America, will be published by Nation Books in October 2016. He writes the “Beneath the Radar” column for The Nation.
James Holmes’s rampage was horrifying, but it was not unfathomable.
Like trial of OJ Simpson and the Rodney King case, the Zimmerman trial may reveal very different visions of justice.