Three mothers who lost their sons in shootings that caused a national uproar bond together and speak out. They are: Sybrina Fulton, mother of Trayvon Martin, 17, who was killed by neighborhood watchman George Zimmerman in 2012; Valerie Bell, mother
During his coverage from Ferguson, MO last night, Anderson Cooper interviewed Sybrina Fulton, the mother of Trayvon Martin, the Florida teen who was gunned down by George Zimmerman in 2012. Midway through the interview, Cooper turned to protesters nearby who’d been shouting at him: “I’m actually talking to Trayvon Martin’s mother right now. Show More Summary
Sybrina Fulton, the mother of 17-year-old shooting victim Trayvon Martin, penned an impassioned letter to a family who is going through a similar tragedy. In a heartfelt essay written exclusively for Time on Monday, she reaches out to the loved ones of 18-year-old Michael Brown, who was shot and killed by a police officer in Ferguson, MO, on Aug. Show More Summary
In letter published in newsmagazine, Sybrina Fulton writes she can relate to the pain she says comes with losing a young son to "senseless gun violence"
This morning marks nine days and nights of protests in Ferguson, MO surrounding the killing of Michael Brown on August 9 by police officer Darren Wilson. Now Trayvon Martin’s mother Sybrina Fulton, whose son was fatally shot by George Zimmerman in 2012, has reached out to Brown’s mother Lesley McSpadden with a letter. Read more...
“I wish that all of the pain that I have endured could possibly ease some of yours," Sybrina Fulton writes
As protests continue in Ferguson, Mo., calling for justice in the slaying of unarmed teenager Michael Brown, activists from the United States, most notably Sybrina Fulton, the mother of Trayvon Martin, and Ron Davis, the father of Jordan Davis, were in Geneva as part of a delegation calling for a United Nations committee to review U.S. Show More Summary
Sybrina Fulton Pens Open Letter To Mike Brown’s Family The only person that can truly understand what Mike Brown’s family is going through are people who lived the same horror themselves. Sybrina Fulton, mother of slain teen Trayvon Martin, has
Trayvon Martin's mother, Sybrina Fulton, reached out to the grieving parents of Michael Brown Monday night with a heartfelt letter published in TIME magazine, advising the family that "neither of their deaths shall be in vain." Read more...
Trayvon Martin's mother, Sybrina Fulton, wrote an open letter of support Monday night to the family of Michael Brown, the unarmed teenager shot and killed by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri. "I wish that all of the pain that I have endured could possibly ease some of yours but it won't," Fulton wrote in the letter, published by Time. Show More Summary
Sybrina Fulton, the mother of Trayvon Martin, who was shot and killed at the age of 17 in 2012 by George Zimmerman, has penned an open letter to the family of Michael Brown, the unarmed 18-year-old who met the same fate last week at the hands of a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri.
As Sybrina Fulton said after the death of her 17-year-old son Trayvon Martin, “They killed my son, now they’re trying to kill his reputation.” The post Mike Brown Is Only The Latest Black Victim To Be Smeared For Smoking Pot appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Sybrina Fulton, the mother of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin who killed in 2012 shooting by a neighbourhood watchman in a case that sparked national outrage, said young black teens in America today feel threatened. "We should put our heads together to come up with a solution so our young people can stop dying and so they can have a future," Fulton said. Show More Summary
“My heart goes out to Michael Brown’s family. I know they are hurting,” Sybrina Fulton told me via e-mail yesterday in reaction to the police killing of the unarmed 18-year-old in Ferguson, Mo., over the weekend. “My family and I continue to pray for them during their darkest hour of burying a child.” Fulton knows […]
It’s been over 2 years since the world lost Trayvon Martin at the hand of racial violence, but his memory and story continue to live on. Alongside Nipsey Hussle, our very own Karen Civil, and Tracy Martin and Sybrina Fulton
The cast mixed and mingled alongside fans and guests including Trayvon Martin’s mother Sybrina Fulton. Miami “Think Like A Man Too” Premiere Photos The stars of “Think Like A Man Too” are continuing to promote their film that hits
Trayvon Martin is a civil rights icon and belongs in the history books at least according to father Tracy Martin and mother Sybrina Fulton. In a related report by The Inquisitr, so-called Trayvon Martin gun control laws have been losing to the expansion of the Stand Your Ground laws. Ironically, the now infamous law was
Barack Obama announced today a $200 million initiative to assist young black males. The president launched the program at Morehouse College. Trayvon Martin’s parents werein attendance. Sybrina Fulton, left, and Tracy Martin, parents of slain teenager Trayvon Martin, arrive Feb. … Continue reading ?
Trayvon Martin would have turned 19 years old today had he not been shot and killed by George Zimmerman nearly two years ago. His mother, Sybrina Fulton, shared this birthday tribute to her slain son earlier today:
Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin, the mother and father of Trayvon Martin, the unarmed Black teen who was killed by self-appointed neighborhood watchman George Zimmerman last year, are meeting with publishers about writing a book about their son. Their book will give a full picture of their son in the wake of a trial that [...]