George Zimmerman

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I’m Over the Blacksplaining Going on in Film and Television

Many stories around the black experience aren’t being told for black people.
Noel Ransome
8.9.18
tv

Trayvon Martin’s Parents Want More Action, Less Conversation

We spoke with Trayvon Martin’s parents about Trump and their docuseries ‘Rest in Power.’
Noel Ransome
8.7.18
George Zimmerman

George Zimmerman charged for allegedly threatening to feed Trayvon Martin film scout to an alligator

Zimmerman sent dozens of threatening messages to a man scouting for a documentary about the teen he shot and killed, according to a police report.
Rex Santus
5.7.18
gun violence

Florida saw 32 percent more gun homicides because of “stand your ground”

Olivia Becker
1.3.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Man Gets 20 Years in Prison for Shooting at George Zimmerman's Car

Matthew Apperson claimed he was acting in self-defense when he pulled a gun on the notorious former neighborhood watchman during a road rage incident last year.
Lauren Messman
10.17.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trayvon Martin's Parents Will Tell Their Son's Story in a New Memoir

"Everyone who's been reading the manuscript is in tears by the second chapter."
VICE Staff
9.28.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

George Zimmerman Allegedly Got Decked for Bragging About Trayvon Martin

According to Zimmerman, the whole thing started when he complimented someone's Confederate flag tattoo.
Allie Conti
8.5.16
News

The VICE Morning Bulletin

This morning, Hillary Clinton gets a commanding lead in the polls, Black Lives Matter activist DeRay Mckesson sues the police and city of Baton Rouge, and more.
VICE Staff
8.5.16
americas

It Looks Like George Zimmerman Sold the Gun That Killed Trayvon Martin for $138,900

Trolls — including one with the username "Racist McShootface" — attempted to derail the auction, but Zimmerman apparently succeeded in selling the weapon to the highest bidder.
Tess Owen
5.18.16
News

George Zimmerman's Gun and the Merchandising of Black Death

Zimmerman's attempt to commodify and capitalize on the death of Trayvon Martin is a phenomenon that has been happening in American since well before the founding of this country.
Wilbert L. Cooper
5.13.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

George Zimmerman Tried and Failed to Auction the Gun That Killed Trayvon Martin

"I'm a free American. I can do what I'd like with my possessions."
Helen Donahue
5.12.16
guns

Smithsonian: No, We Did Not Try to Buy the Gun that Killed Trayvon Martin

George Zimmerman is auctioning the handgun he used to shoot Trayvon Martin in February 2012, and says the Smithsonian was interested.
Derek Mead
5.12.16
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