The first wave of polls on the Zimmerman verdict are in and the results look familiar.
Of course the George Zimmerman trial was about race, and it’s natural for us to spend the days after the verdict deliberating that in all its particulars.
The news that juror B37 from the Zimmerman trial was signed by a literary agent—Sharlene Martin, persuasively described on her website as “the Jerry Maguire of literary agents” and tied to books written about the trials of Jodi Arias, O.J.
In the hours after George Zimmerman was found not guilty of second-degree murder and acquitted on manslaughter charges, the Tea Party News Network—a shoestring operation that is exactly what it sounds like and that launched last fall—sent out an emai
The Law that Acquitted Zimmerman Isn't Racist
July 16, 2013
The law that aquitted Zimmerman isn't racist, but that doesn't mean the outcome wasn't.
When news broke late Saturday night that a jury had acquitted George Zimmerman in the death of Trayvon Martin, the flood of grief and anger carried memories of past tragedies to the surface.
CNN Is Bad at Tabloid Journalism
July 10, 2013
Defense testimony for the Zimmerman trial, perhaps concluding Wednesday, has so far been something of a sideshow.