sybrina fulton

The seven mothers of black men, women and children will make a case for Clinton at Tuesday night's DNC.
“She’s been fighting for a long time with these issues,” Eric Garner's mother said.
"We simply can't afford to elect a Republican who refuses even to acknowledge the problem of senseless gun violence."
When I visited Christian Love Baptist Church in Irvington, N.J. on July 19 and heard Johnson speak, six years after her son's death, it wasn't a dramatization of events it was real life. A mother poured her heart out to a congregation, which understood her pain.
“Most of the public gatherings you see are around anguish and chaos so I think the Essence Festival is really important because
Our nation has a gaping ache -- and we don't even know it. It's not unlike someone who goes to the doctor with mild complaints, only to be diagnosed with terminal cancer and dead in a few months.
While DeLuca and her team work to address these issues, they are helping to solve another by highlighting the voices of black
Her son, Trayvon Martin was shot and killed by George Zimmerman in a case that came into the national and global spotlight
Very few of us who are white and whose children are white ever have to think about our children being... white. We use adjectives like "cute" or "athletic" or "smart" or "kind," but not "white."
Sponsored by Arts for Amnesty and California Endowment, there are over 30 events over the 10 days -- discussions, music, stage, film, workshops. It was an ambitious undertaking that I hope folks will get to check out accidentally or purposely.
When people are faced with overwhelming trauma in their lives, some become consumed by their difficulties, while others emerge
I hope this act of public self-defining and self-healing by Trayvon Martin's mother Sybrina Fulton is not overlooked.
“Look at the masses. Black, white, all races, all religions… We need to stand like this at all times.” “The non indictment
As my daughter and I cut and chopped apples and pureed pumpkin I got to pretend -- for a millisecond -- that my Currier and Ives, Norman Rockwell-esqe existence was true ... and that others get to share it, as well. But I know the truth.
But while local residents are stocking up on guns and ammunition in anticipation of any potential protests, McSpadden made