Item Details

Print View

The Trayvon Martin Case Sparks New Debate Over Race, Guns, and Laws [electronic resource]

MacNeil/Lehrer Productions
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
Thousands of people rallied in Florida, demanding justice for Trayvon Martin, the unarmed black teenager shot in February 2012 in a gated community. NewsHour correspondent Jeffrey Brown explores the many issues raised by the case with The Atlantic's Ta-Nehisi Coates, The Daily's Reihan Salam, author Donna Britt, and Florida state Rep. Dennis Baxley. Origina?
Release Date
2012
Run Time
12 min.
Language
English
Rating
9 & up
Notes
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on September 15, 2013.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Contents
  • Debate Over the Trayvon Martin Case (1:34)
  • "The Talk" (1:49)
  • Trayvon Martin's Perspective (1:37)
  • "Stand Your Ground" Law (4:38)
  • Baxley Defends "Stand Your Ground" (2:25)
Published
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2013], c2012.
Recording Info
Broadcast date: March 22, 2012.
Publisher no.
53408 Films Media Group
Access Restriction
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Description
1 streaming video file (12 min.) : sd., col.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic
  • Staff View

Availability