Tag: Frederica Wilson

Watch This: U.S. Rep. Frederica Wilson’s Heartbreaking and Moving Speech on the Death of Trayvon Martin

“I am tired of burying young Black boys,” opens U.S. Representative Frederica Wilson‘s powerful speech in which she calls for justice in the senseless murder of Trayvon Martin, the 17-year-old boy violently gunned down by George Zimmerman, a self-appointed neighborhood watch captain with a history of racism and battery charges. The rest of her address is equally stirring.



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