Trayvon Martin

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NBC's Guthrie Asks Sharpton if Trayvon Martin Case Wasn't Racially Exploited Enough

On Monday's NBC Today, co-host Savannah Guthrie suggested to MSNBC host and National Action Network president Al Sharpton that the trial of Trayvon Martin shooter George Zimmerman was not ...
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MSNBC's Hayes Reins In Guest Who Calls for Riots if Zimmerman Acquitted

On Friday's All In show, MSNBC host Chris Hayes took exception with one of his guests, attorney Seema Iyer, who proclaimed that "there should be" riots if George Zimmerman were acquitted. The ...
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MSNBC's Hayes: FNC and Conservatives Treating Black Americans Like Zimmerman Treated Trayvon Martin

On Wednesday's All In show, MSNBC host Chris Hayes complained of a "right-wing trope about the specter of racial violence" if George Zimmerman is acquitted, and suggested that FNC hosts like Bill ...
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CNN Anchor Bends Over Backwards to Spin for Trayvon Martin

CNN's Suzanne Malveaux went to ridiculous ends on Monday to suggest that a testimony in defense of George Zimmerman could be used by the prosecution. A witness testified that she recognized ...
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Piers Morgan Asks Robert Zimmerman If He Regrets His Brother Carried a Gun With Him

On Piers Morgan's Tuesday night show, he hounded George Zimmerman's brother Robert, Jr. over George carrying a gun the night Trayvon Martin died. Morgan also pushed for an age 25-and-under gun ...
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NYTimes Hits Police 'Missteps' in Trayvon Martin Case, Played Own Race Games With 'White Hispanic' Zimmerman

Thursday's New York Times runs a front-page story on police "missteps" in the investigation of the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. But the Times has committed some questionable decisions in its ...
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NBC's Star Jones Rants: Okay 'Rich White Guy' Zuckerberg Wears Hoodie, But 'Ghetto' For Trayvon Martin

In a bizarre attempt to make Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg wearing a hoodie at a recent Wall Street meeting into a racial issue, on Thursday's NBC Today, attorney and panelist Star Jones ...
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Bozell Demands Explanation Over NBC’s 2nd Doctoring of Zimmerman 9-1-1 Call

May 3, 2012 - NBC has quietly fired Today show correspondent Lilia Luciano for yet another misleading edit to George Zimmerman’s 9-1-1 call.  
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Contrary to CNN's First Assumption, Prosecutors Say Zimmerman Didn't Use Racial Slur

CNN had to walk back its assumption that George Zimmerman uttered a racial slur in his 9-1-1 call, and now an affidavit from the prosecution in the case says no racist words were voiced. CNN first ...
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NBC Medical Editor: Trayvon Martin Case Shows 'We Don't Talk Enough About Race'

In a statement totally disconnected from the reality of media coverage of the Trayvon Martin shooting, on Thursday's Today show, NBC chief medical editor Nancy Snyderman proclaimed that the ...
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