“All of us have to do some soul-searching to figure out how does something like this happen. And that means that we examine the laws and the context for what happened as well as the specifics of the incident.”
-President Barack Obama, March 23, 2012, on the need for ‘soul-searching’ following Trayvon Martin’s death.
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Haraz N. Ghanbari
President Barack Obama answers a reporter’s question about the death of Trayvon Martin, Friday, March 23, 2012, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington. (AP Photo/ Haraz N. Ghanbari)