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WATCH LIVE: Trayvon Martin’s father addresses the Congressional Black Caucus

By Megan Carpentier
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 16:38 EDT
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Watch Tracy Martin, the father of Trayvon Martin, appear at the Congressional Black Caucus’ hearing on “Black Men on Boys.” He joined Georgetown University sociology professor and radio host Michael Eric Dyson, former Congressional Black Caucus Chair and former NAACP president Kweisi Mfume, and David Johns, the Executive Director of the White House Initiative on Educational Excellence for African Americans, to “discuss the challenges and opportunities black men and boys face at every stage of life.”

Watch live, courtesy of the Montgomery Advertiser, below:


[image of Trayvon Martin's father Tracy Martin and mother Sybrina Fulton via Flickr user David Shankbone, Creative Commons Licensed]

Megan Carpentier
Megan Carpentier is the executive editor of Raw Story. She previously served as an associate editor at Talking Points Memo; the editor of news and politics at Air America; an editor at Jezebel.com; and an associate editor at Wonkette. Her published works include pieces for the Washington Post, the Washington Independent, Ms Magazine, RH Reality Check, the Women's Media Center, On the Issues, the New York Press, Bitch and Women's eNews.
 
 
 
 
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