Rachel Jeantel

With his forthcoming album “Mastermind” along with the third installment of the “Self Made” series dropping this year, Rick Ross has finally released a solo single and you’ll never guess who is featured on the song- Rachel Jeantel. Rachel Jeantel was the guest witness that testified during the Trayvon Martin case a few weeks ago. […]

  After going through the horrific tragedy of being the last person to speak to Trayvon Martin before he was murdered and the subsequent testimony, things for Rachel Jeantel are looking up. She was offered a scholarship to any HBCU by radio host Tom Joyner. Last night, Jeantel and Joyner were guests on Nancy Grace’s […]

After having everything from her reputation to her IQ lambasted in the media and online for weeks, it came as refreshing news on Tuesday that acclaimed radio host Tom Joyner offered Rachel Jeantel, 19, friend of slain Florida teen Trayvon Martin, a full scholarship to any HBCU in the country. *insert hearty applause and a bittersweet […]

Throughout the Trayvon Martin case, Rachel Jeantel‘s testimony was the most difficult to watch. Jeantel was the last person to speak to Trayvon Martin before being killed by George Zimmerman who was found not guilty on July 13. Jeantel was deemed as an implausible source due to her ‘lack of education.’ The 19-year-old was berated […]

     Okay, so maybe we have a little too much faith in humanity and we give people too much credit because this is beyond ridiculous. An app developer created a game called “Angry Trayvon” back in November but it was found this week and it has caused a stir. MUST SEE: Yasiin Bey (Mos Def) […]

Track poster girl Lolo Jones mocked Trayvon Martin’s friend, Rachel Jeantel, on Twitter by comparing her to Tyler Perry’s alter-ego ‘Madea.’ https://twitter.com/lolojones/status/350355229721632769 As previously reported by NewsOne, Jeantel, 19, was the last person to speak with Martin on the night of February 26, 2012, 5 minutes before he was gunned down by George Zimmerman, 29. […]

Rachel Jeantel, 19, the last  person to speak with 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, 5 minutes before he was fatally shot by George Zimmerman 29, took the stand yesterday and her testimony has lead to questions of credibility and whether she helped or hurt the prosecution’s case. As previously reported by NewsOne, Jeantel initially lied about her […]