The night of the Trayvon Martin verdict, debates ensued all over the country. At a house down south, someone recorded it. It adds a lot of clarity to things and speaks about where we need to go from here. You may be itchy to not watch this whole thing, but I urge you to have an open heart and listen. At 1:45, he offers a perspective that I never thought of before.
This video isn’t about the case. It’s about how the media represents people of color. So please don’t rehash the case in the comments on Facebook. If you think we need to have smarter discussions about race in this country, especially in the media, you could like ColorOfChange.org on Facebook.