Justice for Trayvon Martin

SANFORD, FL - JULY 13: A sign showing support for Trayvon Martin is stuck in the lawn in front of the Seminole County Criminal Justice Center where a jury is deliberating in the trial of George Zimmerman on July 13, 2013 in Sanford, Florida. Zimmerman, a neighborhood watch volunteer, is on trial for the February 2012 shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Justice for Trayvon Martin

Don't miss a special episode of 106 & Park tonight.

PUBLISHED ON : JULY 15, 2013 / 03:00 PM

On Saturday night a verdict was delivered in the George Zimmerman trial and he was found not guilty of the murder of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. It turned the world upside down in a sense leaving our community, sad, angry, confused and wanting justice. Tonight on 106 & Park we'll be speaking to experts that can help us all make sense of what we're thinking, feeling and how to move forward to a more peaceful and just world.

Experts that will be joining us tonight include political activist, author and commentator Marc Lamont Hill, John Jay College professor and contributing writer to the Huffington Post Myisha Cherry, laywer and Georgetown law professor Paul Butler, and Rev. Lenox Yearwood, Jr. who is the President and CEO of the Hip Hop Caucus, minister and community activist. Former 106 & Park co-host and Extra correspondent AJ Calloway will also be in the house to lend his support and thoughts on the verdict. Florida native and rap superstar Flo Rida is also going to stop by 106 tonight as he is an alum of the football league that Trayvon was a part of as a teen.

Please be sure to tune in to 106 & Park tonight at 6P/5C to learn how to get justice peacefully and honor Trayvon Martin.

(Photo: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Written by Taj Rani


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