The president of the Mississippi chapter of the NAACP is calling for a federal hate crime investigation into an incident in which he claims a noose was placed around the neck of a Black high school football player.

There is outrage across the nation over the death of 17 year old Trayvon Martin, who was gun down by self-appointed Neighborhood Watch Captain George Zimmerman. The incident took place in Florida, and as of today Zimmerman is still a free man. After making several 911 calls Zimmerman was asked not to pursue Martin but […]