Promising to foster a better relationship between law enforcement personnel and the public, the mother of Trayvon Martin has announced her candidacy for a seat on the Miami-Dade Board of County Commissioners. Making the announcement on Monday, Sybrina Fulton told supporters, “When my son got shot down, I stood up, and I’m still standing. […]

The new official trailer for Paramount Network’s docuseries Rest in Power: The Trayvon Martin Story, executive produced by Shawn Carter, traces the birth of the Black Lives Matter movement back to the 17-year-old’s shooting death at the hands of George Zimmerman on February 26, 2012. The six-part series, which features interviews with Trayvon’s parents Tracy […]

Fresh off the success of the Kalief Browder documentary, Jay Z and the Weinstein company are reportedly partnering up again to do an ambitious series of film and television projects about Trayvon Martin. According to Variety, the rap icon won the rights to two books about Martin, the unarmed black Florida teenager who was fatally […]

Remembering Trayvon Martin Five years ago today( Feb. 27), 17-year-old Trayvon Martin was shot to death by George Zimmerman, a neighborhood watch volunteer who was later acquitted, while walking home.   Man Plows Through A Crowd With His Truck 25 year old  Neilson Rizzuto is in custody after he drove his car into a crown of […]


Black History Month originated in 1926, founded by Carter G. Woodson and was created to celebrate achievements, births, important timelines, events and to remember those we lost.

Five years after their son Trayvon Martin was killed in a shooting that helped spark the Black Lives Matter movement, Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin are weighing political bids to continue their fight for racial justice.


George Zimmerman, who shot and killed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, was kicked out of a Sanford, Florida, cigar bar after reportedly using racial slurs and yelling at a waitress, police said. The National Action Network and TV One presented the annual Triumph Awards on TV One last night and encouraged Americans to vote through powerful spoken word performances like Nick Cannon‘s impassioned rap, speeches by the Mothers Of The Movement and more. Keep scrolling for highlights from the show: Pam & Cole Reunite Tichina Arnold […]

Matthew Apperson faces a minimum of 20 years in prison for attempted second-degree murder.


The internet went wild Tuesday as old reports of George Zimmerman's homelessness, financial issues, and post-traumatic stress resurfaced.

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A White man claiming to be a neighborhood watch member in Raleigh, North Carolina, has been charged for the murder of a Black man. Chad Copley was inside his garage on Sunday when he fired a shotgun and hit 20-year-old Kouren-Rodney Bernard Thomas. Before the fatal shooting, Copley called 911 several times to complain about what he described as […]

George Zimmerman was punched in the face. Witnesses said he was bragging about shooting Trayvon Martin.