Monday, August 26, 2013

Of course Powell said the verdict was questionable, HE'S BLACK !

Powell: Trayvon Martin verdict 'questionable'

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former Secretary of State Colin Powell called the jury verdict that cleared the killer of Florida teenager Trayvon Martin "questionable" and urged President Barack Obama to speak more on issues of race during an interview that aired Sunday.

"I'd like to see him be more passionate about race questions," Powell said of Obama, whom he endorsed during the 2008 and 2012 presidential election.
"For the president to speak out on it is appropriate. I think all leaders, black and white, should speak out on this issue," the Republican added.

Powell spoke with CBS' "Face the Nation."
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