Tag Archives: Trayvon Martin

Freedom Socialist Party On Egypt, Race and City College of San Francisco

The following were published on the Freedom Socialist Party’s website: 
Assaults on women put Egypt’s revolt in danger
August 2013

Millions of Egyptians have again risen up against their repressive and incompetent government. In less than a year they concluded that “elections” do not mean real democracy, and that a Muslim regime is no better than a military one.

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Green Party of Pennsylvania: Injustice in Florida

  • Injustice in Florida

Jay Sweeney, Chair, 570-587-3603
Carl Romanelli, Steering Committee, 570-239-3914
Emily Cook, Steering Committee, ejc510@yahoo.com

The Green Party of Pennsylvania (GPPA) finds the outcome of the Trayvon Martin murder trial shockingly unjust. Justice is not equally applied in a state where a woman is found guilty for firing a warning shot, yet a man who actually shoots and kills an unarmed teenager walks free.… Read more ...

Jill Stein: Shameful, heartbreaking Trayvon Martin verdict calls for action

July 13, 2013
Jill Stein and Cheri Honkala

In the hours following this heartbreaking verdict, we stand together in sadness and solidarity with Trayvon Martin and countless other victims of racial violence in all its forms. We share the pain, despair and fear this ruling brings to millions of African American parents who must now worry all the more for the safety of their children.

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Objectivist Party of California President: “The World Is A Better Place Without A Thug Like Trayvon Martin In It”

The following was originally published on Dr. Tom Stevens’s Liberty Lion blog on July 25, 2013: 

Luis Rivas, President of the Objectivist Party of California, has issued a statement on the George Zimmerman/Trayvon Martin case and has given Liberty Lion permission to reprint it here:

“Justice was served with George Zimmerman obtaining a ‘not guilty’ verdict but, in my opinion, there never should have been a trial.Read more ...

Green Shadow Cabinet: Fruitvale, Trayvon Martin and the value of human life in America

July 13, 2013

First they came for the communists,
and I didn’t speak out because I wasn’t a communist.
Then they came for the socialists,
and I didn’t speak out because I wasn’t a socialist.
Then they came for the trade unionists,
and I didn’t speak out because I wasn’t a trade unionist.

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Modern Whig Party’s T.J. O’Hara: George Zimmerman and Trayvon Martin: Equal Justice For All?

The following was originally posted by Joshua Fauver on the Independent American & Constitutional Review on July 19, 2013:

The following was published on The Washington Time’s Communities as a Civil Assessment piece written by 2012 (first ever) Modern Whig Party presidential candidate T.J. O’Hara on July 16, 2013. 


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Sridutt Nimmagadda: An Analysis of the State of Florida vs. George Zimmerman Case


An Analysis of the State of Florida vs. George Zimmerman Case
Sridutt Nimmagadd

Note: Given the extensive media exposure that the George Zimmerman/ Trayvon Martin case has been given, this article assumes that the reader has a basic knowledge of the case.

On July 13th, 2013, a man who had shot an unarmed African-American teenager was acquitted of all charges of manslaughter and murder.… Read more ...

Green Party protests Zimmerman acquittal and justice system

The Green Party protests the Zimmerman acquittal and a justice system ‘stacked against people of color and the poor’



For Immediate Release:
Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Scott McLarty, Media Coordinator, 202-904-7614, mclarty@greens.org
Starlene Rankin, Media Coordinator, 916-995-3805, starlene@gp.org

Greens support NAACP’s call for civil rights charges against Zimmerman

Green Party’s 2013 Annual National Meeting in Iowa City, July 25-28:http://www.gp.org/meetings/Iowa2013Read more ...

2008 GP Prez Candidate writes about Trayvon Martin and the international struggle against US lawlessness

An e-mail statement from
Cynthia McKinney
March 31, 2012

The U.S. Tolerates Domestic Extra-Judicial Killings, Persecution, Racial Discrimination, and Genocide: Justice for Trayvon Martin Also Means Joining the International Struggle Against U.S. Lawlessness

As a mother of a young Black man whom I pray for nightly and worry daily about his life being violently ended senselessly either by someone marginalized by the unjust social structure of U.S.… Read more ...