Trayvon Martin http://nhpr.org en Comparing Trayvon Martin, O.J. Simpson Cases http://nhpr.org/post/comparing-trayvon-martin-oj-simpson-cases Transcript <p>GUY RAZ, HOST: <p>On Friday, TV audiences got their first taste of the media frenzy that could come with a televised Trayvon Martin trial when a Florida judge granted bail to George Zimmerman. That decision, whether to televise or not, has yet to be made.<p>Writer John McWhorter thinks it would be a very good thing. And in the latest issue of The New Republic, he argues that it could become a bookend to another famous and racially charged trial: the O.J. Simpson case.<p>JOHN MCWHORTER: The televising of the O.J. Sun, 22 Apr 2012 21:00:00 +0000 3337 at http://nhpr.org The Bitter Taste of the Rainbow http://nhpr.org/post/bitter-taste-rainbow <p>The double-edged sword of a brand getting tied to controversy.</p> Mon, 02 Apr 2012 16:08:34 +0000 Virginia Prescott 2876 at http://nhpr.org The Bitter Taste of the Rainbow