The social impact of gun violence

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On February 26, 2012, George Zimmerman fatally shot a 17-year-old African-American high school student, Trayvon Martin, in Sanford, Florida. On July 13, 2013, his trial for second-degree murder and manslaughter ended in acquittal, which sparked controversy.

  • Keeping a calm and compassionate mind in the wake of the disturbing impact of gun violence on society
  • How to view George Zimmerman’s acquittal with compassion for all parties involved, instead of falling into cynicism
07-16-13 On George Zimmerman's Acquittal – BBCorner

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