Archive for July 2013

The Dream Defenders: Florida youth occupy the Tallahassee statehouse after the Trayvon Martin trial

The Dream Defenders: Florida youth occupy the Tallahassee statehouse after the Trayvon Martin trial
This is an example of the good that is emerging from the Trayvon Martin tragedy. The Dream Defenders: African-American and Latino youth as well as supporters are standing their ground against Florida state government. They are “raising hell” in a good way by swarming Governor Rick Scott’s office demanding that he allow the passing and... Read more »

Zimmerman verdict: Wise words from moms of Trayvon Martin and Emmett Till

Zimmerman verdict: Wise words from moms of Trayvon Martin and Emmett Till
In Romans 8:28 of the Bible, it states that  “…all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to His purpose.” But it is hard to see the good after the George Zimmerman verdict of not guilty.  Good is not always revealed to us immediately after... Read more »
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