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(Studio: Don Lemon) Live discussion held with Thenation.com blogger Mychal Denzel-Smith and witness Rachel Jeantel’s attorney Rod Vereen about the racial tensions in the trial of George Zimmerman for the murder of Florida teen Trayvon Martin. [From Virginia Beach, DENZEL-SMITH – explains why he thinks it is not hard to convince people of the criminality of a 17-year-old black boy; comments on Zimmerman’s decision to follow Martin.] [From Miami, VEREEN – explains why he believes black manhood is on trial; comments on the impression there are 2 different justice systems; says the state will try to establish ill will, hate and a depraved mind by Zimmerman.]
- Lemon, Don
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