The Shawn Carter produced documentary, Rest in Power: The Trayvon Martin Story, airs this Monday, July 30th on the Paramount Network at 10pm. The 6 part docuseries promises to follow the tragic death of the unarmed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin at the hands of George Zimmerman and the overwhelming rise of resistance and unity in the Black […]

The story of Trayvon Martin is finally coming to fruition. Jay Z has teamed up with Paramount Network to give us “Rest in Power: The Trayvon Martin Story,” which is based on the life and untimely death of the slain teen. Trayvon’s story is one the most controversial and heartbreaking incidents to happen in this […]

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Jay Z along with the Weistein Company (Fruitvale Station) will be producing a documentary series that will feature Trayvon Martin. The projects will be based on the books Suspicion Nation: The Inside Story of the Trayvon Martin Injustice and Why We Continue to Repeat It and Rest in Power: The Enduring Life of Trayvon Martin. […]

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The shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin took place five years in Sanford, Fla., igniting a flurry of activism and discussion on race matters in America. The tragic shooting at the hands of volunteer night watchman George Zimmerman and his 2013 acquittal gave birth to the Black Lives Matter movement, along with a renewed focus […]


  One of Black America’s most hated, George Zimmerman, claims he was punched in the face while talking to people at a restaurant in Sanford, Florida, last weekend. According to WFTV-News, Zimmerman, who shot, killed, and was acquitted of murdering teen Trayvon Martin in 2013, called 911 after being punched in the face for allegedly bragging about […]

If there was any doubt in your mind that Beyoncé is a boss, guess again. Despite her superstar status, Bey continues to lend her time, money and talent to causes that most people forget about. According to reports, the singer helped raise more than $82,000 for Flint residents who continue to deal with the city’s lead-tainted water supply. […]


The auction ended Wednesday, but it was unclear whether the final offer of $138,900 was legitimate.   UPDATED: Thursday, May 19, 10:50 AM The gun George Zimmerman used to kill Trayvon Martin reportedly sold for $138,900 in an online auction, reports Reuters: Zimmerman’s offer to sell the Kel-Tec PF9 9mm handgun on drew praise from gun rights enthusiasts and […]

Saner minds have prevailed: George Zimmerman is not selling the 9mm handgun he used to kill Trayvon Martin — at least not through a public…

Although no one in Beyoncè camp has confirmed it yet, the Beyhive, one of her fan collectives, is reporting that Beyoncé’s next video may be more…


George Zimmerman has released a letter to his supporters after he was scrutinized for retweeting a photo of Trayvon Martin’s slain body, explaining he had…


For many Americans, George Zimmerman’s acquittal in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin was a deeply painful experience. But from one of the darkest moments for America, Martin’s mother…