After the decision, protesters took to the streets to demand justice for the killing of Trayvon Martin.
To everyone who says we must respect the verdict: How long are we supposed to remain calm when the laws we are called to respect exist in an open assault on our humanity?
George Zimmerman's prior violence against girls and women was an overlooked and unchecked predictor of his killing of Trayvon Martin.
"We are not done demanding justice for Trayvon Martin," says Ben Jealous. So far, more than 350,000 people have signed petitions demanding federal action.
The Zimmerman defense animation will dehumanize a black youth; Fruitvale Station will humanize another.
Even if George Zimmerman is convicted of murder, we have a long way to go to ensure things like this never happen again.
The way Trayvon Martin and George Zimmerman’s friends are treated on the stand, and by the public, has everything to do with race.
George Zimmerman’s innocence rests on the notion of a 17-year-old black boy’s inherent criminality.
MSNBC's Chris Hayes takes Jeantel's haters to task for their "willful" misunderstanding of a young, black woman's vernacular.