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CBC (Congressional Black Caucus): Zimmerman acquittal could spark race riots
Beltway Confidential ^ | June 11, 2012 | Joel Gehrke

Posted on 06/11/2012 2:07:45 PM PDT by Zakeet

Race riots could ensue if George Zimmerman -- the shooter in the Trayvon Martin case -- is found not guilty of second-degree murder by a Florida jury, the Congressional Black Caucus' executive director allowed yesterday.

"I think a 'not guilty' verdict is extremely problematic in 2012," said Angela Rye, the Executive Director and General Counsel for the Congressional Black Caucus. She said, "I don't know," when asked what would happen in the event of an acquittal. "I know that folks have talked about race riots -- I don't know that. I think that we live in a day and age where people are educated enough not to do that. I know that his mother and his father have asked for peace, peaceful solutions, not repaying evil for evil, so I'm not sure. I think it would set us back . . . there's no value to racial violence or any other kind of violence."

Rye cited the media handling of the Trayvon Martin shooting as an example of racial bias. "To demonize a victim is always heavily criticized if it's a white woman, if it's a child -- but in this situation, this boy who was not alive anymore to tell his side of the story was quickly demonized, and that's where I take issue," she said.

(Excerpt) Read more at campaign2012.washingtonexaminer.com ...


TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Culture/Society; Front Page News; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: cbc; georgezimmerman; racism; saintskittles; trayvon; trayvonmartin; zimmerman
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... and if the Klan lynched a few of us a hundred years ago ... then why can't we lynch us a White cracker Hispanic today!

1 posted on 06/11/2012 2:07:55 PM PDT by Zakeet
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To: Zakeet

Is that a threat? Nah. /s


2 posted on 06/11/2012 2:08:39 PM PDT by SMGFan
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To: SMGFan

Well, duuhhh.


3 posted on 06/11/2012 2:09:58 PM PDT by Sherman Logan
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To: Zakeet

Sounds like the pip squeeks are trying to blackmail the future jury members in FL.


4 posted on 06/11/2012 2:11:29 PM PDT by tillacum
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To: SMGFan

I tire of these juvenile tactics. Stop threading us and just bring it!


5 posted on 06/11/2012 2:12:17 PM PDT by cpa4you (CPA4YOU)
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To: Zakeet

Trayvon Martin

6 posted on 06/11/2012 2:13:29 PM PDT by fishtank (The denial of original sin is the root of liberalism.)
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To: Zakeet

Bring it, pinheads!


7 posted on 06/11/2012 2:14:06 PM PDT by ArrogantBustard (Western Civilization is Aborting, Buggering, and Contracepting itself out of existence.)
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To: Zakeet

Let them riot!


8 posted on 06/11/2012 2:14:27 PM PDT by nolongerademocrat ("Before you ask G-d for something, first thank G-d for what you already have." B'rachot 30b)
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To: Sherman Logan

So even if he proves his innocence beyond a shadow of a doubt, he must fry or else?
Blacks claim to want equality, but not the real justice that comes with it.


9 posted on 06/11/2012 2:14:27 PM PDT by Wiser now (Socialism does not eliminate poverty, it guarantees it.)
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To: Zakeet

And Zimmerman is innocent...........
Check this out...........

http://theconservativetreehouse.com/2012/05/24/update-26-part-2-trayvon-martin-shooting-a-year-of-drug-use-culminates-in-predictable-violence/


10 posted on 06/11/2012 2:14:43 PM PDT by sweetiepiezer
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To: SMGFan

Perhaps there will be a riot if Zimnerman is found guilty.


11 posted on 06/11/2012 2:14:57 PM PDT by fatnotlazy
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To: Zakeet
Rioting...it's what they do!!

When Obama is defeated, there will be cities burning....BRING IT ON!!!

12 posted on 06/11/2012 2:14:57 PM PDT by Ann Archy ( ABORTION...the HUMAN Sacrifice to the god of Convenience.)
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To: Zakeet
Rioting...it's what they do!!

When Obama is defeated, there will be cities burning....BRING IT ON!!!

13 posted on 06/11/2012 2:15:24 PM PDT by Ann Archy ( ABORTION...the HUMAN Sacrifice to the god of Convenience.)
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To: fishtank

Show the pictures of him and Obama giving the finger!! PRICELESS!!


14 posted on 06/11/2012 2:16:30 PM PDT by Ann Archy ( ABORTION...the HUMAN Sacrifice to the god of Convenience.)
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To: Zakeet

It was the CBC that was in the vanguard of an attempt to foment the Race War, three days after Hurricane Catrina...

Coincidentally, Jesse Jackson returned from ‘consultations’ with Hugo Chavez and representatives of the Cuban government, just hours before the flood of inflamatory comments from members of the CBC...

(Look it up - it really happened.... )


15 posted on 06/11/2012 2:18:18 PM PDT by Uncle Ike (Rope is cheap, and there are lots of trees...)
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To: Uncle Ike

‘Catrina’ should be “Katrina”....


16 posted on 06/11/2012 2:19:16 PM PDT by Uncle Ike (Rope is cheap, and there are lots of trees...)
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To: Zakeet

Please, please, please bring it on. Lets settle this once and for all.

If you morons want to spend the rest of human history being hyphenated Americans you will continue to be the losers you are.

Those who instead wake up each day as Americans (not hyphenated lessor Americans) have utilized the opportunities available in the USA are head and shoulders over those who want to remain on the democrat plantation.

I repeat PLEASE bring it on.


17 posted on 06/11/2012 2:19:33 PM PDT by Wurlitzer (Nothing says "ignorance" like Islam!)
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To: Zakeet
Wow...not even thinly veiling the threats, are we? One good threat deserves another; start race riots over the righteous acquittal of George Zimmerman and you will be met with the anger and wrath of those who are sick and tired of being victimized by the black race. Bet on it.
18 posted on 06/11/2012 2:21:47 PM PDT by liberalh8ter (If Barack has a memory like a steel trap, why can't he remember what the Constitution says?)
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To: Zakeet

We are well past the time to let the jungle gangsta caucus do their thing so we can clean up them and the mess they love to wallow in. Bring it, caucus thugs. You are not better than OUR Constitution.


19 posted on 06/11/2012 2:23:11 PM PDT by MHGinTN (Being deceived can be cured.)
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To: Zakeet
"Race riots could ensue if George Zimmerman -- the shooter in the Trayvon Martin case -- is found not guilty of second-degree murder by a Florida jury,..."

I reckon that's their plan. A national incident is the only way they have left to keep Obama in office for more than one term.

Frankly, my response is "bring it on!!"

20 posted on 06/11/2012 2:24:18 PM PDT by meyer (It's 1860 all over again - the taxpayer is the new "N" word)
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To: Ann Archy

Like father like son, eh?


21 posted on 06/11/2012 2:25:58 PM PDT by MHGinTN (Being deceived can be cured.)
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To: nolongerademocrat
"Those people" riot over basketball, why not this.



22 posted on 06/11/2012 2:26:06 PM PDT by MaxMax
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To: Zakeet

I think there will be some very surprised bruthas


23 posted on 06/11/2012 2:27:22 PM PDT by moovova (Michelle Obama is a community snacktivist.)
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To: Zakeet

Jury tampering.


24 posted on 06/11/2012 2:30:36 PM PDT by FrdmLvr (culture, language, borders)
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To: Zakeet

This woman is a racist to the max.

Riots are what obama is threatening, too. If we don’t re-elect him there will be riots. And frankly, not much would be done to stop them so we’d all best be prepared to protect ourselves.


25 posted on 06/11/2012 2:32:48 PM PDT by Terry Mross ("It happened. And we let it happen." - Peter Grifin, FAMILY GUY)
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To: Zakeet

Question to the CBC: So it doen’t matter if this hispanic is not guilty? It is your opinion that he needs to go to jail as an innocent man to avoid race riots?


26 posted on 06/11/2012 2:34:16 PM PDT by rawhide
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To: Zakeet
More from Angela Rye, Executive Director of the Congressional Black Caucus

She said that "a lot" of conservative opposition is racially-charged, citing the use of the word "cool" in an attack ad launched by Karl Rove's Crossroads GPS superPAC.

"There's an ad, talking about [how] the president is too cool, [asking] is he too cool? And there's this music that reminds me of, you know, some of the blaxploitation films from the 70s playing in the background, him with his sunglasses," Rye said. "And to me it was just very racially-charged. They weren't asking if Bush was too cool, but, yet, people say that that's the number one person they'd love to have a beer with. So, if that's not cool I dont know what is."

27 posted on 06/11/2012 2:36:56 PM PDT by TexasCajun
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To: Zakeet
"I think a 'not guilty' verdict is extremely problematic in 2012," said Angela Rye, the Executive Director and General Counsel for the Congressional Black Caucus.

Hmmm - why specify "in 2012" - Bueller? Anyone?

28 posted on 06/11/2012 2:36:58 PM PDT by 2 Kool 2 Be 4-Gotten
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To: Zakeet

still waiting for the arrest and prosecution of Al Sharpton for inciting riot, violence and mayhem.

This case seriously needs a change of venue. Move it to Los Angeles. Then let’s see what happens when blacks riot in “White” Hispanic neighborhoods.


29 posted on 06/11/2012 2:37:22 PM PDT by Usagi_yo
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To: Zakeet

Hey thanks for the warning. Better go pick up another case of ammo.


30 posted on 06/11/2012 2:37:47 PM PDT by taxcontrol
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To: Zakeet

still waiting for the arrest and prosecution of Al Sharpton for inciting riot, violence and mayhem.

This case seriously needs a change of venue. Move it to Los Angeles. Then let’s see what happens when blacks riot in “White” Hispanic neighborhoods.


31 posted on 06/11/2012 2:38:10 PM PDT by Usagi_yo
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To: Zakeet

Let them!

Usually they aren’t motivated enough to do more than torch their own neighborhood anyway, and the areas with Asians, Hispanics ect. wont hesitate to protect their stores with the help of Mr. Smith and Wesson.


32 posted on 06/11/2012 2:41:06 PM PDT by VanDeKoik (If case you are wondering, I'm STILL supporting Newt.)
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To: Zakeet

Just addding to the prejudicial pre-trial publicity

Z’s lawyers must be rubbing their hands in delight with each racist loud-mouthed utterance


33 posted on 06/11/2012 2:44:50 PM PDT by A_Former_Democrat (Fat, drunk and stupid = Dumb, dependent, and Democrat)
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To: Zakeet

I’m afraid that they’ll over play their hand with the riots this time.

THOUSANDS of people were injured and 53 killed 20 years ago in the LA riots over Rodney King. Today’s inner city population are much more vile in their hatred, violence and sense of entitlement than those from 20 years ago.

These riots would not isolated to one city but would be everywhere in the USA, so we’re not talking about thousands injured. We are talking about tens and tens of thousands people that will be injured and hundreds killed.

If it’s your grandma that gets pulled from her car and beaten to death, you’re going to have some very angry feelings towards certain groups of people and race baiters, even if you are the most liberal diverse person around.

It seems almost inevitable, but the rioters may overplay their hand this time (much to the detriment to everyone in this country). If we’re seeing dozens of major cities on fire in USA and seeing innocent people beaten left and right, race relations will never be the same. Politicians will fall overthemselves to pass self-defense laws and those who use the usual race cards will be laughed out of (if not thrown out of) town.


34 posted on 06/11/2012 2:46:43 PM PDT by MNDude
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To: MaxMax

Hells bell, they even riot over that Nike tennis shoe crap! Any excuse. Bring it on, racists.


35 posted on 06/11/2012 2:50:33 PM PDT by carriage_hill (All libs & most dems think that life is just a sponge bath, with a happy ending.)
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To: Zakeet

I pray that the jury is filled with people fed up to the gills with black racism, the CBC and all associated BS. I also pray that they walk in the deliberation room. sit, stand, return to court and render an immediate not guilty verdict while smiling widely. I also hope they get relocated to another state and are given lifetime protection.

This crap has to come to a head ASAP. Let the bastages riot. And let them suffer whatever consequences they bring upon themselves by doing so.

The CBC is a threat to national security and this proves it.


36 posted on 06/11/2012 2:51:10 PM PDT by Norm Lenhart
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To: sweetiepiezer

Facinating info. Arizona Watermelon and not Arizona Tea. And throw in some Skittles. The press reports it all wrong. Corey knows all this. And so does Trayvon’s parents.


37 posted on 06/11/2012 2:51:29 PM PDT by Terry Mross ("It happened. And we let it happen." - Peter Grifin, FAMILY GUY)
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To: Zakeet

This is completely irresponsible.

BUT, I blame the nutless, spineless, yellow stripe up the back and front, tail between the legs republicans for this kind of racist unAmerican behaviour.

Their cowardice encourages this kind of outrageous racism.

How do I know repubbies are cowards? The CBC should have been disbanded years ago.


38 posted on 06/11/2012 2:53:02 PM PDT by ConradofMontferrat (According to mudslimze, my handle is a Hate Crime. Hope they don't like it.)
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To: Zakeet

Gee, I don’t recall white folks rioting when OJ Simpson was acquitted of murder.


39 posted on 06/11/2012 2:53:44 PM PDT by The Great RJ
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To: Zakeet

It’l be open season on rioters


40 posted on 06/11/2012 2:56:47 PM PDT by bert ((K.E. N.P. N.C. +12 ..... Present failure and impending death yield irrational action))
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To: Zakeet

Allow me to throw some kerosene on the fire. With gold hovering around $1600 an ounce, where does an “at risk youth” acquire the funds to rearrange his dental bite with gold appliques?? All America wants to know. sd


41 posted on 06/11/2012 2:57:44 PM PDT by shotdog (I love my country. It's our government I'm afraid of.)
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To: Zakeet

Allow me to throw some kerosene on the fire. With gold hovering around $1600 an ounce, where does an “at risk youth” acquire the funds to rearrange his dental bite with gold appliques?? All America wants to know. sd


42 posted on 06/11/2012 2:58:09 PM PDT by shotdog (I love my country. It's our government I'm afraid of.)
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To: MNDude

“...seems almost inevitable, but the rioters may overplay their hand this time (much to the detriment to everyone in this country). If we’re seeing dozens of major cities on fire in USA and seeing innocent people beaten left and right, race relations will never be the same....”

Many Americans have been quietly preparing for it for a long time now. The government knows it coming too...thus the push toward the police state. Only problem is: There are millions of us that want peace and security and are willing to fight and die to get it and maintain it. Guns, ammo, etc. sales have been thru the roof for several years now. We all know it’s coming. The bullying has got to stop because once this starts, there will be no stopping it. IMHO, They have NO IDEA of what they’re up against once it starts. There will be no “putting the genie back in the bottle”.


43 posted on 06/11/2012 2:59:30 PM PDT by lgjhn23
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To: Zakeet

Typical Demonrats..

Aleays wanting to cull the herd.


44 posted on 06/11/2012 2:59:49 PM PDT by phockthis (http://www.supremelaw.org/fedzone11/index.htm ...)
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To: fatnotlazy
Perhaps there will be a riot if Zimnerman is found guilty.

It would be a celebration riot, not an anger riot. Effectively, there's no difference between the two.

45 posted on 06/11/2012 3:00:25 PM PDT by Fresh Wind ('People have got to know whether or not their president is a crook.' Richard M. Nixon)
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To: Zakeet

So, is that Zimmerman’s fault? Better to put him away when innocent then to have a bunch of hothead kids riot?


46 posted on 06/11/2012 3:00:25 PM PDT by popdonnelly (Socialism isn't going to work this time, either.)
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To: Zakeet

Lynch Mob Al.


47 posted on 06/11/2012 3:01:09 PM PDT by popdonnelly (Socialism isn't going to work this time, either.)
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To: taxcontrol

“Better go pick up another case of ammo.”

I just took delivery Friday of another 5,000 .50cal (Beowulf) and 1,500 .50cal BMG (Barrett), making it a comfy 355,000 rounds for my 8 calibers (several choice Class IIIs). I’m ready for this BS and SHTF.


48 posted on 06/11/2012 3:03:25 PM PDT by carriage_hill (All libs & most dems think that life is just a sponge bath, with a happy ending.)
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To: Zakeet

Hey thanks for the warning. Better go pick up another case of ammo.


49 posted on 06/11/2012 3:04:46 PM PDT by taxcontrol
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To: fatnotlazy

Maybe the Congressional White Caucus will announce this.


50 posted on 06/11/2012 3:07:14 PM PDT by Delta 21 (Oh Crap !! Did I say that out loud ??!??)
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