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Kobe Bryant has walked back comments he made in a recent interview criticizing those who immediately came to the defense of Trayvon Martin without having the facts of the case. In a Twitter post responding to the viral reaction from his own comments, the NBA superstar said “the facts showed” that the dead teenager “was wronged.” (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Bryant Walks Back Comments, Says Facts Show Trayvon Martin ‘Was Wronged’

Kobe Bryant has walked back comments he made in a recent interview criticizing those who immediately came to the defense of Trayvon Martin without having the facts of the case. In a Twitter post responding to the viral reaction from his own comments, the NBA superstar said “the facts showed” that the dead teenager “was wronged.”

98.7 The Fan–03/28/2014

Actress Stacey Dash (Photo by Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

Opinion: Black-on-Black Racism During The Presidential Campaign

While it is reported that 94% or more of African-Americans support President Barack Obama over Mitt Romney in the upcoming national presidential election, the rarely-spoken question is: Are many African-Americans only voting for Obama because he’s black?

10/15/2012

Mitt Romney (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Opinion: The Unreported Racism Of The 2012 Election: 0% Of African-Americans Support Romney

The media keeps suggesting that the racism regarding candidates has to do with whites not wanting to vote for a black man, even though Barack Obama won a presidential election with a great amount of white support in 2008. What the media isn’t talking about is the NBC-Wall Street survey results which say that there are basically no black supporters for the Caucasian candidate, Mitt Romney, in 2012.

09/11/2012

Barack Obama (Photo credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/GettyImages)

Opinion: Obama Fails To Address Black America’s Disappointments With His Presidency

Many who supported Obama in 2008 did so because they believed that he would help black Americans. The criticism four years later is that having a black president in the White House hasn’t helped African Americans at all.

08/09/2012

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