Posts tagged "trayvon martin"

Opinion

Losing Hope: How VIBE’s ‘Militant Editor’ Went From Ready To Weary

"We've become so accustomed to the killings, we now find reason to "rejoice" when an autopsy report indicates homicide was the cause of death."…

Lists

Opinion: VIBE Editors React To #CharlestonShooting

VIBE offers their emotional reactions to the Charleston shooting…

Movies & TV

Watch: The Gripping Trailer For ‘3 and 1/2 Minutes, Ten Bullets’ Focuses On The Murder Of Jordan Davis

The death of 17-year-old Jordan Davis added to a dark narrative that many families ravaged by police brutality, and questionable state laws regarding personal firearms,…

News

George Zimmerman Calls Trayvon Martin Shooting Divine Order

Three years after the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, George Zimmerman is professing the death of Trayvon Matin was God's plan and is pointing the…

News

Melissa Harris-Perry Hopes Trayvon Martin Put Up A Good Fight In His Last Moments

Although Trayvon Martin ultimately lost his life, Melissa Harris-Perry hopes he "whooped the sh*t out of Zimmerman."…

Features

VIBE Race Project: The Unsung Black Women Of Police Brutality

Zora Neale Hurston said black women are the mules of the world and some eighty years later, her words unfortunately still ring true.

News

Artist Michael D’Antuono Depicts ‘The Talk’ Black Parents Have With Their Son About Police

Black mothers and fathers across the country at some point have had to have "the talk" with their sons, to teach them how to act…

Vixen

Are We Surprised? George Zimmerman Arrested for Domestic Violence

This guy can't seem to keep his name out of the headlines. Via TMZ, George Zimmerman was arrested and given a $5,000 bond o…

News

Tens Of Thousands Flock To D.C. And New York To Protest Police Brutality

Today (Dec. 13) marked the gathering of the largest protests since the recent wave of demonstrations sparked by the deaths of Mike Brown, Eric Garner…

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9th Wonder Details Police Run-In While En Route From A3C Music Festival

A routine police stop for a black man in America can be anything but routine, even if your super-producer 9th Wonder.

News

Tracy Martin Speaks On Death Of Mike Brown

As protests continue in the wake of the shooting death of unarmed teenager Mike Brown, Tracy Martin, Trayvon Martin's father, spoke with CNN and hi…

Vixen

Trayvon Martin’s Father Offers Advice To Michael Brown’s Family

If there's one person who can sympathize with Michael Brown's family, it's Trayvon Martin's father, Tracy. As the country continues to wrestle with…

Features

Ferguson Under Siege: Why Michael Brown’s Murder And Nationwide Police Brutality Is The Tipping Point For Revolution

Michael Brown. The “gentle giant,” as his family affectionately called him. He’d never been in a fight in his entire life. Being big and black,…

Vixen

Theodore Wafer Found Guilty In The Death Of Renisha McBride

A story that mimicked the tragic death of Trayvon Martin, where a teen was killed by the gun of another, the…

Vixen

June 9: Vixen’s Pop Culture Week in Review Matrix

  From six-figure child support payments and Instagram roasts to graduating and snagging huge honors, Vixen revisits the week’s most eyebrow-raising…
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