Trayvon Martin's mother to speak in Milwaukee


by Chris Patterson

MILWAUKEE -- Trayvon Martin's mother Sybrina Fulton is coming to Milwaukee on March 14th to speak at the 22nd Annual Soul Food Celebration at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. The celebration is being organized by MATC's Black Student Union as part of their Black History Month celebration.

Fulton's son Trayvon died during a violent confrontation with George Zimmerman in a Florida neighborhood in 2012. Fulton has been traveling to speak against violence toward children, and advocates educating children about their civil rights.

For more information on this event and ticket purchasing, call 414-297-6306.


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