The possible 2012 VP candidate voted for the law critics say provided the “license to kill” for the neighborhood watchman who shot Trayvon Martin.
The killing of Trayvon Martin in Sanford, Florida, reminds us of another chapter in its history.
The congressman’s moral rhetoric doesn't square with his cruel budget.
A thousand demonstrators gathered in Union Square to call for the prosecution of George Zimmerman, Martin’s killer. More protests are planned across the country.
The American Legislative Exchange Council made Florida's law into “model legislation.” The killing of Trayvon Martin reveals just how bad that model is.
Only the government can assume the role of policing and protecting Americans.
Today's “right to life” rhetoric is a bizarre cross between the theological imperative to be fruitful and multiply and the fetishism of microbiological cellular promise.
Abolish Florida’s “Stand Your Ground“ Law.
Our police force is the only entity that can ensure protection and justice. We must reform it, not opt out of it.
Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” law puts the threshold for self-defense so low that major questions in this case will likely go unanswered.