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DAILY TALKER

Daily Talker: Mark Cuban’s Controversial Comments On Race, Prejudice

Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban is getting criticized for comments he made on race and prejudice.

“If I see a black kid in a hoodie and it’s late at night, I’m walking to the other side of the street,” he said during an interview with Inc. magazine at a business conference. “And if on that side of the street, there’s a guy that has tattoos all over his face — white guy, bald head, tattoos everywhere — I’m walking back to the other side of the street.”

05/23/2014

In downtown Boston on Saturday, July 20, 2013, dozens of demonstrators protest the not guilty verdict in the George Zimmerman trial.

Boston Demonstrators Join Thousands Across US To Protest Zimmerman Verdict

One week after a jury found George Zimmerman not guilty in the death of unarmed teen Trayvon Martin, people gathered for nationwide rallies to press for changes to self-defense laws and for federal civil rights charges against the former neighborhood watch leader.

07/20/2013

Boston teens watch President Obama's speech on Trayvon Martin.

Boston Teens React To President’s Speech On Trayvon Martin

Teens at the Dorchester Youth Collaborative felt like President Obama was speaking directly to them.

07/19/2013

Trayvon Martin

Soundbytes Of The Week: 7/19

Top audio clips from each week, as selected by WBZ News Editor Dave Mager.

07/19/2013

(George Zimmerman Photo by Orange County Sheriff's Office via Getty Images) | (Trayvon Martin Photo Credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

NightSide – Alan Dershowitz Discusses The Zimmerman Trial With Dan Rea

BOSTON (CBS) – Late Saturday night, the verdict in the George Zimmerman trial was announced. Zimmerman was found not guilty in the death of Trayvon Martin. Demonstrations broke out around the country in protest of […]

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–07/18/2013

Gary Lapierre

IF….It Wasn’t Racial Before……It Sure Is now!!!!

The case was weak, the presentation was weaker, the prosecutors knew they had nothing (but they still sit back and call George a murderer) and the jurors come back unanimous…..”NOT GUILTY” End of case? Not a chance..

07/16/2013

George Zimmerman

Juror In George Zimmerman Trial Speaks Out About Verdict

When the jurors in the George Zimmerman trial first got the case, three voted not guilty, two wanted manslaughter and one thought he was guilty of second degree murder.

07/15/2013

Protesters against the Zimmerman verdict in Dudley Square. (CBS)

Local Leaders Say Issue Of Racial Profiling Must Be Dealt With

The issue of racial profiling is nothing new. But why has it been languishing for years?

07/15/2013

(Photo credit DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Keller @ Large: Tune Out The Hate-Peddlers

Let’s tune out the hate-peddlers, so the rest of us can work on building a society where a nothing beef between two strangers on the street hardly ever leads to violence anymore.

07/15/2013

George Zimmerman, left, sits in the courtroom with defense lawyers Don West and Mark O'Mara on Saturday, July 13, 2013. (Credit: Joe Burbank-Pool/Getty Images)

Bradley Jay: ‘What Is Your Reaction To The Zimmerman Verdict?’

Given what you know about the case, do you agree with the jury?

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–07/14/2013

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