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It is instructive to consider the tragedy of Trayvon Martin's death from its beginning. Let's start -- for now -- at the moment an armed volunteer watchman determined that the boy merited his sustained attention.
Was it that Martin appeared to be a stranger in a walled-off, multiracial community his dad called home? That he was a teenager? Was it the hoodie he wore? The way the tall young...