Twitter Responds to President Obama's Trayvon Martin Address

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  • Edgar W. Hooper
  • Donna Brazile
  • Cory Booker
  • Roland S. Martin
  • Ann Coulter
  • Tavis Smiley
  • Joy-Ann Reid
  • Rashida Jones
  • Robert Zimmerman Jr.

Edgar W. Hooper

In an impromptu address at the White House on Friday, President Obama spoke boldly about the Trayvon Martin case for the first time expanding on his thoughts about the tragedy through his perspective as an African-American man. Calling for Americans to reassess their own prejudices, the president said the world does not exist in a "post-racial society," and that there is more work to do. How well was the president's historic speech received? Keep reading for a round-up of some of his biggest critics and supporters. — Britt Middleton

(Photo: Edgar W. Hooper via Twitter)