Obama appeals to white base, focuses on ‘black’ crime in Zimmerman speech

President Barack Obama (Image: Washington Post)

President Barack Obama (Image: Washington Post)

President Barack Obama finally spoke in depth on the Zimmerman verdict on Friday. There was inordinate silence in the interim, and his speech was not voluntary, as there was pressure from civil rights groups, Trayvon Martin’s parents, and the African American community for truth. Therefore, our president had to deliver, but did he? . . .

Click here to read about Obama’s speech on the Zimmerman verdict.

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2 responses

  1. Did he? No, he did not!

  2. Yes, he did, Shelby, and in light of Trayvon’s murder and the verdict, it was not the time or the place. It only affirms those who choose to focus on “black-on-black” crime instead of the injustice. Therefore, I had to write, because I know the history of the “United” States of America.

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