Trayvon Martin

Jay Z and the Weinstein Co. are partnering to make a Trayvon Martin film and TV documentary series.

Five years after Trayvon Martin’s death, the fight for justice for young Black men continues.

Five years after their son Trayvon Martin was killed in a shooting that helped spark the Black Lives Matter movement, Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin are weighing political bids to continue their fight for racial justice.

Monday morning, 8/25/14, on CNN, three women communed as mothers of unarmed young Black men whom have fell victim to the targeted police attacks, occurring disproportionately across the country. The nation knew there names and faces. The mothers of Sean Bell and Trayvon Martin  sat down to lend their heart, words and support to yet […]

Perhaps Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant should stick to talking about basketball – or step into the real world when speaking out on race and…

As a co-host for Keeping it Real with Rev. Al Sharpton, a nationally syndicated radio show, I have been asked on a few occasions why…

#YourLifeMatters is hosting the first ever Google Hangout on February 25 for young people on confronting stereotypes in the age of Trayvon Martin and Jordan…

A friend from Chicago, a black female physician, had a sobering conversation with her three school-age sons days before a Florida jury failed to convict…

Roland Martin talks with the TJMS about Sybrina Fulton, the mother of the late Trayvon Martin, and Lucia Holman McBath, the mother of the late Jordan…

Trayvon’s murder and Zimmerman’s case have reminded me that there is some under the surface work that we need to do. I support all the…

Al Sharpton would like to see Trayvon Martin’s hoodie reside one day at the National Museum of African American History and Culture now under construction on the Mall and expected to open in 2015. The museum’s director, Lonnie Bunch, has assembled other pieces with legal themes. He acquired a guard tower from Louisiana’s notorious Angola […]

This video is about changing the mindset of America. Black does not equal fear. In this video I ask “I am black, do you fear me?” to inspire people to realize their own possible bias. Watch the video and share this post!! ACT NOW: #Your Life Matters Read: Alveda King: Grieved Over Strife Surrounding Zimmerman […]