Trayvon Martin

4:00pm

Mon April 2, 2012
Regional Coverage

March for Trayvon Martin hopes to spark dialogue on race in central New York

Hundreds rally in Syracuse Friday in support of Trayvon Martin
Durrie Lawrence WRVO

One month after the death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Florida, rallies across the nation have continued to call for the prosecution of the shooter, George Zimmerman. Three young Central New York women organized a silent march of nearly one thousand people through downtown Syracuse on Friday evening.

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7:13am

Tue March 27, 2012
Regional Coverage

Central New York students rally in support of Florida teen killed last month

A student holds a sign at a Hoodies for Trayvon rally Monday evening at Syracuse University.
Durrie Lawrence WRVO

As investigations continue in the Trayvon Martin case, last night marked the first of a number of protests and rallies planned in the city of Syracuse. About 200 Syracuse University students and faculty gathered on the main quad to protest the killing of the Florida teen. 

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