One Year Since Trayvon Martin’s Death

One Year Since Trayvon Martin's Death

February 26, 2013 – Segment 1

Today marks the anniversary of the tragic death of 17-year old Trayvon Martin, who was shot and killed by a neighborhood watch coordinator in a gated community in Sanford, Florida – an event that sparked national and international attention and scrutiny.

Today we look back at the year since Trayvon’s death, with Edward Wyckoff Williams, columnist and political analyst whose column “Elevating the Dialogue” appears in The Grio, The Root, and Slate, and Christina Coleman, News and Politics Editor for Global Grind.

Written by Marc Steiner

Marc Steiner

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