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City where Trayvon Martin died seeks racial injustice reform

Commissioners in the city where Black teenager Trayvon Martin was killed by a neighborhood watch volunteer nine years ago Friday have agreed to form an advisory committee to study how race, class and gender can lead to social inequities. The 15-member “Race, Equality, Equity and Inclusion” group will be made up of residents, people who […]

Miami road to be named after Trayvon Martin

A Miami road will be named after a Black teenager whose death by a neighborhood watch volunteer in 2012 catalyzed a movement for racial justice. The Miami Herald reports Trayvon Martin’s name will be added to a section of Northeast 16th Avenue that leads to Dr. Michael M. Krop Senior High School, where Martin was […]