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Mo Ivory: Retracing The 50th Anniversary Of The March On Washington – In Flip Flops!

I’m just a girl from the Bronx. I was raised on the 5th floor of a tall building in NYC that was and is still sinking. I have one sister, my parents are divorced. I […]

WAOK-AM–08/25/2013

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[VIDEO] George Zimmerman Stopped For Speeding In Texas

FORNEY, Texas (AP) — Police in a Dallas suburb say they stopped George Zimmerman for speeding. Forney police say Zimmerman was stopped Sunday while driving west on U.S. 80, about 20 miles east of Dallas. […]

WAOK-AM–08/01/2013

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Rev. Jackson Defends ‘Apartheid’ Comments About Florida

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Despite calls to apologize by Florida’s governor, the Rev. Jesse Jackson is standing by his comments that the state’s struggle with the Trayvon Martin case can be compared to the civil […]

WAOK-AM–08/01/2013

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Trayvon Martin’s Mother: ‘Use My Broken Heart’

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – The mother of slain teenager Trayvon Martin is telling a National Urban League gathering in Philadelphia to use her story, tragedy and broken heart to stop the same thing from happening to […]

WAOK-AM–07/26/2013

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Mo Ivory: If Juror B29 Cared So Much About Trayvon, Why Did She Set Zimmerman Free?!

I don’t want to hate Juror B29. She’s a Hispanic woman I can relate to. She was sincere. And the mother of 8 children a.k.a. Maddy was clearly affected by Trayvon Martin‘s death. I’m just […]

WAOK-AM–07/26/2013

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Mo Ivory: So George Zimmerman Is A Hero Now?! GTFOH!

Let me get this straight: George Zimmerman comes out of hiding to rescue a family in need? Are you kidding me?! It just so happens Zimmerman was riding by? With his police radio scanner in […]

WAOK-AM–07/23/2013

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Too Much Truth – Black Life Matters

Today on Too Much Truth, DB continues to speak on the movement to seek justice for Trayvon Martin. DB first started off by asking everyone to share their expereince from the Trayvon Martin Rally last […]

WAOK-AM–07/22/2013

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Auto Nsider: License Plate “Profiling”

Today’s show was born from the media coverage surrounding the George Zimmerman trial and questions about whether profiling played a role in the death of Trayvon Martin. Did you know that your local or state […]

WAOK-AM–07/22/2013

Protesters take part in a "Justice for Trayvon" vigil outside Los Angeles Federal Courthouse on July 20, 2013. (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

‘Justice For Trayvon’ Sign: ‘This Is Amerikkka’

Crowds chanted “Justice! Justice!” as they rallied in dozens of U.S. cities Saturday, urging authorities to change self-defense laws and press federal civil rights charges against a former neighborhood watch leader found not guilty in the shooting death of unarmed teen Trayvon Martin.

07/21/2013

Women hold signs as they attend a rally honoring Trayvon Martin organized by the National Action Network outside One Police Plaza in Manhattan on July 20, 2013 in New York City. (credit: Kena Betancur/Getty Images)

‘No Justice! No Peace!’ Chants Ring Out During ‘Justice For Trayvon’ Rallies

One week after a jury found George Zimmerman not guilty in the death of unarmed teen Trayvon Martin, people gathered for nationwide rallies to press for changes to self-defense laws and for federal civil rights charges against the former neighborhood watch leader.

WAOK-AM–07/20/2013

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