Sitting in the same courtroom of his son’s accused killer hasn’t been easy for Tracy Martin. The father of Trayvon Martin and mom, Sabrina Fulton, have been front and center for the brunt of the second-degree murder trial, sometimes leaving the room when details of the slain teen’s last night alive are too much to bare.
It’s bee five months since Sybrina Fulton, and Tracy Martin lost their son, Trayvon, and the wounds still run deep. The parents of the 17-year-old, who was shot by George Zimmerman back in February, spoke about their son during a town hall on meeting on violence and racial healing, held at Cincinnati’s Duke Energy Convention Center, Wednesday (July 25). “He […]
The parents of Trayvon Martin were not moved by George Zimmerman’s first television interview which aired on Fox News Wednesday (July 18). While Zimmerman offered an apology to Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin, they did not feel that their son’s accused killers offered any real remorse. Among the many comments that they took issue with […]
This Sunday (June 17) will mark the first time that Trayvon Martin’s father, will spend Father’s Day without his son. In a new PSA, released to the ‘Net Tuesday (June 12), Tracy Martin, spoke out against gun violence, after expressing the joys of fatherhood. “Becoming a father is a special gift, it’s a miracle of […]
A Florida fire captain was disciplined and demoted Monday (May 14) after making disparaging comments about the parents of Trayvon Martin, via Facebook. Captain Brian Beckmann was knocked down to the lowest firefighter ranking for calling Martin’s parents “ignorant, pathetic, welfare dependent excuses for parents,” among other names. Beckmann made the comments in response to special […]