I Am Trayvon Martin...And So Is My Son

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Eva
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EvaSaidIt
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Heart
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Last spring, I was among many parents struggling to discuss the senseless murder of Trayvon Martin with her child. As a single mother raising a pre-teen black male, the case hit home in many ways. This is the story of the morning we had a solemn talk over the few blocks to his private school, where he is one of few children of color, and how we dealt with the rally in Union Square later that night.

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