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John Burris On George Zimmerman Verdict, Trayvon Martin, And Racism

Famed Oakland Lawyer John Burris, once called “Oakland’s Johnnie Cochran,” once again talked to me about the George Zimmerman Trial – this time about the verdict. On Saturday, a jury of five white women and a Latino woman, found George Zimmerman not guilty of murder. The outcome was shocking to this blogger; not to some […]

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George Zimmerman Verdict: Bar Dogwood In Downtown Oakland’s Windows Smashed

In the wake of the George Zimmerman Verdict, Downtown Oakland was once again the focus of the window smashing work of anarchists, some who have been incorrectly identified as being with Occupy Oakland. Bar Dogwood on 17th and Telegraph got the brunt of the violence, as its windows were smashed, once again. That is a […]

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George Zimmerman Verdict: Don West, Mark O’Mara Make Disguisting Trayvon Martin Comments

In the George Zimmerman Verdict after the trial to determine his fate in the death of Trayvon Martin Martin, the “not guilty” decision by the jury produced an awful presentation of comments by Mr. Zimmerman’s defense team of Mark O’Mara and Don West. Don West, who sadly will be remembered for his “ice cream” picture, […]