The civil-rights struggles of the mid-20th century were liberalism at its best. The efforts culminated in the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Voting Rights Act of 1965, which outlawed racial discrimination in employment and education and ensured the ability of blacks to register and vote… Click here to view original web page at nypost.com Read More »
Tag Archives: George Zimmerman
Read More »
George Zimmerman was arrested today and being held without bail at the Seminole County Jail.
It was not immediately clear what happened or what crime he's accused of committing, but just before 1:30 p.m., Sheriff Don Eslinger confirmed that Zimmerman had been arrested and was being driven to the county jail in Sanford.
He said more information would be available shortly...
Read More »
With opening statements in the George Zimmerman murder case just days away, the judge in the case ruled that prosecutors can use words like “vigilante” or “wannabe cop,” but cannot say that Zimmerman, a former neighborhood watch volunteer, racially profiled Trayvon Martin , the unarmed black teenager shot to death last year in Florida...