Tag: Stand Your Ground

President Obama: 'Trayvon Martin Could Have Been Me' (VIDEO)

By Chris Hoenig In an unusually personal discussion, President Obama questioned claims that race did not play a role in the shooting of Trayvon Martin and the subsequent acquittal of George Zimmerman, telling reporters, “Trayvon Martin could have been me, 35 years ago.” The President’s visit to the White House…