Why Derrion Albert Is As Important As Trayvon Martin | Loop21

Once in a generation a news story captures the attention of a nation and brings to light the deep-seeded problems of our country. The recent Trayvon Martin killing is one such case.African Americans are quite used to seeing young unarmed black men murdered by the police. But the fact that an overly ambitious night watchman was able to follow, confront and then shoot a teenage black child and get away with it, has brought the case of racial profiling into the mainstream media.

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