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Rest in power, Dr. Maya Angelou. Your spirit lives in all of us.

abolish 'Stand Your Ground' and 'Shoot First' laws
#Justice4Trayvon
#Justice4Trayvon Campaign leader

TODAY'S READ: #Jacksonville youth met to talk Stand Your Ground, racial profiling, and criminalization; featuring Dream Defenders field…Read More

Are Minorities Unfairly Targeted By Stand Your Ground?

Rhema Thompson
On a recent morning, Jonel Edwards spoke with a group of Jacksonville youth. Behind her, a giant screen flashed pictures of young brown faces. “So how many of you all can name everyone on there,” she asked the handful of high school students sitting in the Edward Waters College sanctuary. The faces were those of homicide victims — all close in…Read More

Because everyone that owns a gun shouldn't have a gun. Also, they do not understand the proper way to use a gun and what the rights are. They are for protection, not for you to provoke someone who will naturally take a defensive stance to someone who is attacking, physically or verbally.

America ,do you know the meaning of insanity ? For years and centuries you have allowed these , suppressive and oppressive laws, aimed at people of color, to be given birth . All to no avail . When will you ever learn ? At this point in history you are not leading, you are being lead .

#Justice4Trayvon
#Justice4Trayvon Campaign leader

VIDEO on MSNBC: Dream Defenders Legal and Policy Director, Ahmad Abuznaid on the Karen Finney show along with Michael Skolnik of Global…Read More

The road ahead for 'stand your ground' laws

MSNBC
02/22/2014 The road ahead for 'stand your ground' laws Michael Skolnik and Ahmad Abuznaid talk about the complicated questions surrounding “standing your ground” laws in different states and the road ahead.
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