Trayvon Martin

The Sanford police was thrust into the national and international headlines after their handling, or rather mishandling, of the Trayvon Martin case. Now, they’re back in the spotlight after a particularly heinous case that saw the senseless murder of a young mother, one of her sons and the serious wounding of her other young son, […]

The 5th anniversary of Trayvon Martin’s untimely death is fast approaching, and with it, we all should think about how the seminal event brought the issue of civil rights back into the forefront and the intended and unintended consequences. With all of the controversy surrounding the case and the subsequent acquittal of Martin’s shooter, George […]

The not-convicted murderer, George Zimmerman, claimed that Trayvon Martin’s parents didn’t raise the teen right, but maybe the statement holds true for Zimmerman who has zero class and can’t seem to shut up. It’s bad enough that he got away with murder, attacking girlfriends and who knows what else, but the fact that he keeps […]

To mark the 20th anniversary of the Million Man March, the Nation of Islam leader, the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan, organized a rally in Washington, D.C. to call for justice, equality, an end to unfair policing practices and to emphasize that Black Lives Matter. Farrakhan called for unity among all black men, women and children and […]

Today Trayvon Martin would’ve turned 19 years old, had he not been killed just 21 days after his 17th birthday in 2012. Perhaps no one misses the slain teen quite like his mother Sybrina Fulton, who almost as soon as the clock struck midnight, posted this telling graphic on Twitter, wishing her son a happy […]


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