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BILL VAUGHAN’S TASTY CLIPS: ‘Rest In Power: The Trayvon Martin Story’ comes to TV

By Bill Vaughan Entertainment Writer A documentary chronicling the event which launched the “Black Lives Matter” movement is coming to television July 30 as “Rest In Power: The Trayvon Martin Story,” premieres on the Paramount network. Described as the definitive look at one of the most talked-about and controversial cases in the last decade, the Read More…

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NAJEE’S NOTES: George Zimmerman back in the news

George Zimmerman, the vigilante and self-appointed neighborhood patrol watchman who killed Trayvon Martin, an unarmed Florida teenager in 2012, now has the audacity to taunt Martin’s parents. In an interview with The Daily Beast this week, Zimmerman made it clear he has no remorse about shooting the 17-year-old boy to death in Sanford, Florida, and Read More…

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Black Lives Matter: New crusade or sequel to ‘60s?

What a difference a few years can make. Black Lives Matter, which began in 2013 as a reaction to the acquittal of Trayvon Martin’s killer George Zimmerman, has quickly evolved into an umbrella group for modern-day black activism and racial justice movements in general. From California to the Midwest to the east coast, rallies and Read More…