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Black Lives Matter takes stock of its progress as the movement turns four years old

George Zimmerman was acquitted of the killing of Trayvon Martin on July 13, 2013. It was then that Black Lives Matter first became a hashtag—which lead to the creation of a network co-founded by Alicia Garza, Patrisse Khan-Cullors and Opal Tometi that since has expanded into a global movement dedicated to the liberation of all black people. Show More Summary

The acquittal in Philando Castile’s killing makes clear that black lives still do not matter

Yet another jury has affirmed an intolerable yet persistent reality of life in America: If a black man frightens you, you may kill him with impunity. The killer of Trayvon Martin, who was armed only with Skittles and iced tea, got off. The police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown, who had no weapon, […]

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What They Did to My Baby

When Sybrina Fulton learned that her son, Trayvon Martin, had been killed, she lay in bed for days, praying and crying. She thought about the fact that she would never again kiss her son, would never take pictures of his prom, see him graduate high school, or go to college. Show More Summary

Why This ‘Black Lives Matter’ Prom Dress Is So Important To The Movement

In a tremendous act of courage, 17-year-old Milan Bolden- Morris chose to attend her prom wearing a custom gown emblazoned with the photos of Trayvon Martin and others whose deaths gave rise to the Black Lives Matter movement.

Florida Memorial University to Honor Trayvon Martin with Posthumous Degree

On February 26, 2012, neighborhood watchman George Zimmerman shot Trayvon Martin dead. The next day he passed a lie detector... The post Florida Memorial University to Honor Trayvon Martin with Posthumous Degree appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.

Florida University to Award Posthumous Degree to Trayvon Martin

3 months agoNews : NYTimes: News

Florida Memorial University announced the degree in aviation would be given to his parents on his behalf on May 13 to recognize his love for flying.

Trayvon Martin to receive honorary aviation degree from Florida Memorial University

3 months agoLifestyle / Fashion : AOL: Style

Florida Memorial University, a historically black college, has announced that Trayvon Martin will be receiving a posthumous, honorary aviation degree during its commencement ceremonies this year. Read more| Linking Blogs | Comments

Trayvon Martin Will Receive A Posthumous College Degree

Florida Memorial University will present the degree to Trayvon’s parents.

Trayvon Martin, Who Dreamt Of Being A Pilot, To Receive Honorary Aviation Degree

An aviation school in Florida is honoring Trayvon Martin with a posthumous degree at its commencement this month. Florida Memorial University, a historically black college, announced in a Facebook post Wednesday that the 17-year-old,...Show More Summary

Florida University Awards Degree to Trayvon Martin

Trayvon Martin's getting a college degree. The slain Florida teenager -- killed by George Zimmerman five years ago -- will be awarded a posthumous bachelor's degree in aeronautical science from Florida Memorial University. Martin's parents,...Show More Summary

At City Hall with Trayvon Martin’s Brother, a Rising Community Organizer

3 months agoNews : Vice News

In the five years since his brother's murder, Jahvaris Fulton has transformed from a quiet son who stayed largely out of the public eye to a rising force in New York City's local government scene.

See the Black Lives Matter-themed dress this student wore to prom

3 months agoNews : USAToday: News

17-year-old Milan Morris's dress was printed with the faces of Trayvon Martin and Tamir Rice.        

The Little-Known Nonprofit Helping Your Favorite Bands Give Back

“I want to help you but I don’t know how,” Hurray for the Riff Raff’s Alynda Segarra sang on her Trayvon Martin tribute “Everybody Knows” back in 2014. Fortuitously, the song led her to Revolutions Per Minute, a nonprofit that quietly...Show More Summary

Harvey Weinstein on the Promise Jay Z Made to Trayvon Martin's Parents

3 months agoNews : Newsweek: US

The rapper and Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein will make a six-part docuseries and feature film about Martin's death.

Video Shows Man Beaten by Officer, Police Dept. Says It’s Unacceptable

Nandi Cain tells NBC Nightly News that he thought he was “going to be the next Trayvon Martin” when a Sacramento Police officer stopped him for allegedly jaywalking and beat him to the ground.

Weekend cheatsheet: 4 buzz-worthy topics people will be talking about

Jay Z & Trayvon Beyonce's man and the Weinstein Company are coming together to work on film and television projects about Trayvon Martin, the Florida teen who was fatally shot by George Zimmerman in 2012. The independent film company plans to make a six-part docu-series with Jay Z producing, according...

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