NYT Demotes George Zimmerman from "White Hispanic" Back Down to "White"
November 28, 2014, 04:04 PM
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“a white Florida man”

From the New York Times
Reaction to Ferguson Decision Shows Racial Divide Remains Over Views of Justice By MICHAEL WINES NOV. 25, 2014

… For a person of color, she said, it is difficult not to view the Ferguson shooting as part of a continuum: the 2012 shooting of Trayvon Martin, an African-American man, by a white Florida man who was later acquitted of murder; the 2009 fatal shooting of an Oakland black man by a white transit officer who was found guilty of manslaughter instead of murder.

History isn’t written by the winners, it’s written by the writers of history.