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How Racist Are Americans?

The verdict in the George Zimmerman trial has given Americans a view of the racial division and sensitivity that exists in this country. There is no question that racism exists in America, but many have wondered just how deep that racism runs. The question, “How racist are Americans?” may be difficult to answer accurately. However, we can get an idea of how racist Americans are perceive to be by one another. Rasmussen Reports provides such a perception in More Americans View Blacks As Racist Than Whites, Hispanics. Thirty-seven percent (37%) of American Adults think most black Americans are racist, according …keep reading »

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Was the Zimmerman-Martin Tragedy God’s Plan?

On February 26, 2012, in Sanford, Florida, George Zimmerman shoot and killed Trayvon Martin during a physical altercation.1 Media attention to the details surrounding this case seem to change daily and it has once again gained popularity by raising the question – Was Zimmerman’s killing of Martin God’s plan? Recent attention has focused on Zimmerman’s comments about the event being part of God’s plan, but both sides of this tragedy have mentioned God’s involvement. First, Zimmerman’s recent comments from his interview with Sean Hannity. HANNITY: Is there anything you regret? Do you regret getting out of the car to follow …keep reading »

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