What’s not on trial in the Trayvon Martin case: a senseless shooting in a soulless place

May 22, 2012
It is called “The Retreat at Twin Lakes”: the platted subdivision where Trayvon Martin was shot to death by George Zimmerman. The story has captured the public imagination, and all the sharp distinctions of culture wars on steroids. But what of the place itself? Read the rest of this entry »