Tomorrow will be the one year anniversary of Trayvon Martin’s death a candlelight vigil will be held in Union Square Park in downtown Manhattan NYC. The event was organized by JusticeTM.org in partnership with GlobalGrind.com the vigil will be attended by Sybrina Fulton, Tracy Martin and their Attorneys Benjamin Crump and Daryl Parks
6 PM – Gather in Union Square (South Plaza)
7:17 PM – Moment of Silence
George Zimmerman, the neighborhood watch volunteer who says he was acting in self-defense when he fatally shot an unarmed teenager in Sanford, Florida, has been charged with second-degree murder, special prosecutor Angela Corey announced Wednesday. (more…)
Beyond Trayvon: Race & Justice In America Before It Airs Tonight
CNN and Soledad O’Brien hosted a townhall discussion around the tragic shooting of Trayvon Martin yesterday evening. The discussion airs TONIGHT at 8p and 10p ET on CNN.
Beyond Trayvon: Race & Justice In America airs TONIGHT, March 30th at 8p and 10p ET on CNN
CNN anchor Soledad O’Brien hosts a townhall on a controversial event that has gripped the nation: the shooting of Trayvon Martin. In this one hour special, several panels will examine and discuss the facts of the case and the many angles that have come into play including: the investigation, allegations of racial profiling, gun laws and Florida’s Stand Your Ground law.
In this clip, Curtis Sliwa of the Guardian Angels explains what George Zimmerman did wrong in his Neighborhood Watch role.