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Florida / Martin Murder Case / Zimmerman Murder Trial / Obama and Race #1047881

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 17, 2013
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Report introduced.

(New York: Randi Kaye) The silence from President Obama about the trial of George Zimmerman for the murder of Trayvon Martin and other racial issues examined. [Earlier, OBAMA - says his son would look like Trayvon; states we are stuck is a racial stalemate; comments on the Henry Gates case with the Cambridge police.] [CNN's Gloria BORGER - explains Obama's position.] [Former Obama spiritual adviser Joshua DUBOIS†- talks about the "dance" between the public and personal for Obama.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with CNN's Cornell Belcher and Charles Blow about race and Obama. [BELCHER - comments on the double standard for Obama in making statements on racial issues.] [BLOW - says Obama cannot solve the 400-year problem of racial/civil rights issues in five years.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Kaye, Randi

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