Post Profile






Sharpton, Martins urge peace on riot anniversary

Civil rights activist Al Sharpton tells Yahoo News that he and Trayvon Martin's parents are urging peace at events to mark the 20th anniversary of the deadly race riots that engulfed Los Angeles following the 1992 Rodney King verdict. The group is addressing a church Thursday night. "Twenty years ago I came out here after [...]
read more

share
See more about: Rodney King

Related Posts


Rodney King Speaks About Trayvon Martin: 'Luckily I Got My Attack Seen On Tape'

Politics : Business Insider: Politix

TMZ's omnipresent reporters found Rodney King in New York City. It has been twenty years since the verdict in his case touched off race riots in Los Angeles. Naturally, TMZ asked him what he thought of the Trayvon Martin murder case...

Rev. Al Sharpton calls Rodney King a 'symbol of civil rights'

United States / Los Angeles : L.A. Now

Rodney King, who became an international figure overnight after his beating by police spark the 1992 Los Angeles riots, was a "symbol of civil rights," the Rev. Al Sharpton said Sunday after news broke of King's death.

Days Before L.A. Riots Anniversary, Rodney King Says He's Lucky Compared to Trayvon Martin

United States / Los Angeles : LAist

Rodney King has decided to take time off from his busy DUI schedule to promote his new book and address the Trayvon Martin case in the days leading up to the 20th anniversary of the L.A. riots. The 47-year-old beating victim co-penn...

Bob Schieffer Ties 20th Anniversary of Rodney King Riots to Trayvon Martin

US Politics / Conservative : NewsBusters

CBS's Bob Schieffer ended Sunday's Face the Nation by disgracefully connecting the 20th anniversary of the Rodney King riots in Los Angeles to Trayvon Martin. After showing videos of the King beating as well as the aftermath of the ...

Al Sharpton and Trayvon Martin’s Family Urge Peace on LA Riots Anniversary

News : The Inquisitr - News

Al Sharpton, along with the family of slain teen Trayvon Martin, is calling for continued peace on the 20th anniversary of riots in Los Angeles that shook the country following the Rodney King verdict. Sharpton has been addressing f...

Comments



Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC