Two young men in Chicago (one of them a minor) attacked another young man, knocked him down, beat him up, and robbed him. They told police they were angry about the killing of Trayvon Martin in Florida. The two attackers were black, and the victim is white.
In other news, National Front leader Marine Le Pen took 20% of the vote in the first round of the French presidential election. This stunning result will give Ms. Le Pen a “kingmaker” role in the runoff election on May 6, which will be between President Nicolas Sarkozy and the Socialist challenger François Hollande.
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