National Poll Shows U.S. Divided by Race in Trayvon Martin Case | AlterNet
In a Reuters/Ipsos poll conducted earlier this week, 91% of black Americans surveyed said that the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin was unjustified. Among whites, that number was 35%; among Latinos, 59%. “This incident is one of the clearest splits we’ve seen between whites and blacks,” Ipsos pollster Chris Jackson told Reuters. “African Americans have a significantly different perspective on the whole incident than white Americans or Hispanic Americans,” Jackson said.
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