JAY-Z praises Trayvon Martin as a ‘beacon of light’ at peace rally alongside teen’s parents

... at the sixth annual Peace Walk & Peace Talk in Miami days after what would have been Martin's 23rd birthday. "We want to make sure that we stand in support and we never forget that Trayvon served as a beacon of light to all the people out here, so you ...

'Never forget': Jay Z gives an inspiring speech as he attends the 6th Annual Trayvon Martin Peace Walk in Miami

The Grammy Award-winning artist announced in 2017 that he would be producing a documentary about the late teen called, Rest In Power: The Trayvon Martin Story. The rally comes three months after the late teen's father, Tracy Martin, got a tattoo on his ...

Jay-Z Names Trayvon Martin Among the ‘Martin Luther Kings and Ghandis’ During Miami ‘Peace Walk’

Jay-Z established a relationship with the family in 2013 while attending the Justice for Trayvon Martin assembly in New York City. The rally was held one year after Martin, 17, was killed by neighborhood watch zealot George Zimmerman in Sanford ...

‘George Zimmerman 2.0’ Guilty Of Black Man’s Murder Amid ‘Dangerous’ Stand Your Ground Fight

In case that drew comparisons to George Zimmerman and Trayvon Martin, North Carolina jury finds white neighborhood ... https://t.co/HauQVMtZam pic.twitter.com/gfaKIuUDIO Thomas was gunned down by Copley after he attended a party near the man’s home ...

Jay-Z Pays Tribute To Trayvon Martin At The Annual Miami Peace Walk: ‘His Name Serves As A Beacon Of Light And Hope’

Trayvon Martin’s birthday recently passed on February 5th, marking what would’ve been his 23rd birthday. Instead of celebrating, we’re close to marking the sixth year since his death in 2012 and the debate he became a focus for soon after.