Why Was Prosecutor Angela Corey Smiling?
Zimmerman Verdict: Not Guilty
Best Tweets From the Zimmerman Trial
Et tu, America?
— Jahvaris Fulton (@jahvaris_martin) July 14, 2013
It's 2013 and an American jury just acquitted a man who admitted to stalking and killing an unarmed child.— Richard Dreyfuss (@RichardDreyfuss) July 14, 2013
“The death of Trayvon Martin was a tragedy. Not just for his family, or for any one community, but for America.” ~Barack Obama— Michael Skolnik (@MichaelSkolnik) July 14, 2013
I am still not okay. Anyone else? I wanted to wake up feeling okay, but I’m just not.— Imani ABL (@AngryBlackLady) July 14, 2013
I'm crying for the murder, cryin for the verdict, cryin for what it represents, I'm cryin that I'm still cryin...— Seth in 140 (@SethTheShocker) July 14, 2013
I’m not surprised. I’m sick to my stomach and furious and pissed the fuck off, but I’m not surprised. #Justice4Trayvon— Sara Lang (@SaraLang) July 14, 2013
"It ain't right, Atticus," said Jem. "No son, it's not right." We walked home. #TrayvonMartin
— Joe Calarco (@JoeCalarcoNYC) July 14, 2013
@marane54 @00Mary @marcylauren @Collmaxw @reauxmj PLEASE SIGN PETITION: http://t.co/ErQWRZjFDN THERE ARE NO WORDS pic.twitter.com/VoOyR2iUBq
— TRUTH_TWEETERS (@TRUTH_TWEETERS) July 14, 2013
Attention white supremacy: My 12yr old went 2 bed in tears over the verdict. She knows who u r & saw what u did. U have a new enemy. Beware.
— Tim Wise (@timjacobwise) July 14, 2013
I don't EVER want to hear from those jurors - I hope they enjoy karma. #TrayvonMartin #J4TM #nerdland
— TheRiverWanders (@TheRiverWanders) July 14, 2013
"The night is far gone;the day is at hand.So then let us cast off the works of darkness &put on the armor of light." Romans 13:12 GM Twitter
— Cynthia (@cynthia4877) July 14, 2013
I still don't understand what Trayvon was supposed to do.
— Amy Davidson (@tnyCloseRead) July 14, 2013
We fight for every child lost from senseless gun violence. We are all Trayvon's mother tonight. #MomsDemandAction http://t.co/MNH7JuyHMI
— Moms Demand Action (@MomsDemand) July 14, 2013
So, "Suicide By Concerned Citizen" is now a thing for black men. That makes me feel pretty much like not setting foot in Florida.
— Zandar (@ZandarVTS) July 14, 2013
What happened tonight in Florida's Zimmerman (mock) trial, is why Americans become extremist.
— Venus Evans-Winters (@ileducprof) July 14, 2013
There are two kinds of people who believe George Zimmerman's story 1. Stupid people and 2.racists #LetItRip
— John Conner (@MotorCityLib) July 14, 2013
If you're unarmed but fear for your safety, run like hell. If you're packing, shoot first & ask questions later. And the home of the brave— Prog Wild (@Prog_Wild) July 14, 2013
I woke up feeling numb and directionless. Thinking of Trayvon Martin's parents. How they must feel.
— afrobella (@afrobella) July 14, 2013
#NoJustice when a so-called stand your ground law doesn't seem to apply to people of color. No, SCOTUS, this country has NOT outgrown racism— Quantum Mechanic (@JamesEFinch) July 14, 2013
O'mara stating that the 17yr old black child was armed w/the concrete beneath his feet still stings me.— Hcc (@ClatisC) July 14, 2013
To my black sons: "I am terrified to bring you into this world" http://t.co/WRoYk82RrO— HuffPost BlackVoices (@blackvoices) July 14, 2013