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Of course: Jesse Jackson asks United Nations to investigate Trayvon Martin shooting

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By Doug Powers  •  July 17, 2013 01:40 PM

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Alternate headline: Jesse Jackson unwittingly seeks way to link Zimmerman case to global warming.

From CNS News:

Among the many and ongoing reactions to the acquittal, Jackson called in a statement for “a national investigation of the racial context that led to Trayvon Martin’s slaying.”

“Congress must act,” he added. “And it’s time to call on the United Nations Human Rights Commission for an in-depth investigation of whether the U.S. is upholding its obligations under international human rights laws and treaties.” (The Human Rights Commission no longer exists; it was replaced by the HRC in 2006.)

Meanwhile, in Jackson’s hometown

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