Smith The recent slaying of 17 year-old Trayvon Martin is yet another reminder of the every day presence of racism in the United States. I find it necessary to remind everyone that this is not an isolated incident, but one that occurs d
EBONY magazine has dedicated their September 2013 issue to Trayvon Martin and has published four different covers. This one features film director, producer, writer, and actor Spike Lee and his son, Jackson.
Members of New York Legislature Wear Hoodies to Legislative Session New York State Senator Eric Adams and his colleagues honored Trayvon Martin on Monday by wearing hoodies to the March 2012 Senate legislative session in Albany.
Trayvon Martin Sad state of race relations in America results in this young man's early demise. Judged, convicted and executed for walking while black. This story is one that is close to my heart because Trayvon and I were the same age and race.