Remembering Jackson Mayor Chokwe Lumumba & Trayvon Martin

Chokwe LumumbaFebruary 26, 2014 – Segment 3

Wednesday is the second anniversary of the tragic shooting death of Trayvon Martin, our panel addresses revisits Trayvon’s death and examines where we have come as a society since that day. With:

  • Edward Wyckoff Williams, contributing Editor at The Root and political contributor and Special Correspondent with Al Jazeera America;
  • Lenny McAllister, author, conservative media personality and public speaker;
  • Michelle Antoinette aka LOVE the Poet, spoken word artist and musician;
  • Dr. Karsonya Wise Whitehead, Assistant Professor of Communication and Affiliate Assistant Professor of African and African American Studies at Loyola University Maryland;
  • and author and songwriter John Milton Wesley.

We also reflect on the death of Jackson Mayor Chokwe Lumumba.


Written by Marc Steiner

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