National Action Network
A weeks and a half after a jury found his son’s shooter not guilty of second degree murder or manslaughter, Tracy Martin thanked the crowd assembled at the National Action Network’s Southeast Regional Civil Rights Revival and Conference for its continued support.
Trayvon Martin’s parents will honor their son following the Zimmerman verdict, Saturday, at two separate vigils.
The National Action Network, along with the Miami-Dade school district, teachers, parents and community and faith-based organizations are coming together to prevent gun violence among young people in South Florda.
Making lemonade out of lemons is the idea behind a new initiative called Operation Lemonade that’s set to start next weekend across South Florida.
The Reverend Al Sharpton is in South Florida again Tuesday urging African American voters to get out and cast their ballots in the Primary Election. He says he’s worried they won’t turn out because of crackdowns implemented this year by the state.
Speaking at a Miami church Sunday morning, Reverend Al Sharpton said officials must work to “bring souls to the polls”.