Posts Tagged ‘Trayvon Martin’

Facing Our Truth @ The National Black Theatre

Facing Our Truth @ The National Black Theatre

February 5 - 10, 2014 Opening Night - Feb. 5th  TICKETS ON SALE NOW! General Admission $25 Facing Our Truth: 10-Minute Plays on Trayvon, Race and Privilege Playwrights: Dominique Morisseau, Winter Miller, Dan O’Brien with Grammy Award-Winner Quetzal Flores, Marcus Gardley, Mona Mansour and Tala Manassah, and A. Rey Pamatmat. Directors: Ebony Golden and Axel Avin Jr. For more info: Facing Our [...]


2nd Anniversary Vigil to Remember John Collado Goes Down Tomorrow

2nd Anniversary Vigil to Remember John Collado Goes Down Tomorrow

A Word From Da Urban Butterflies Da Urban Butterflies will join the Collado family-Saturday, September 7th in its 2nd Anniversary Vigil to Remember John. In our commitment to social justice and our work to end police brutality we are inviting our friends to be in solidarity with the Collado family in remembering the life of [...]


Fruitvale Station: The Review

Fruitvale Station: The Review

BY Led Black (@Led_Black) Before we even begin this, I must say that while I feel that this is one of the most important and powerful films I have ever seen, this a tough movie to watch. It is not for the faint of heart. So difficult in fact, that while I absolutely loved this [...]


The Uptown Tweet of the Week

The Uptown Tweet of the Week

We are #trayvonmartin | nosotros somos #trayvonmartin ✊ @ Washington Heights http://t.co/jGKiq0I9LM — ✰Eileen Z. Fuentes✰ (@theSPEACHgal) July 17, 2013 Related: Todos Somos Trayvon – Uptown Stands Up For Trayvon Martin Justice For Trayvon Op-Led: John Collado Remembered July 4th in the Heights – The Recap The Uptown Tweet of the Week – Hot As [...]


Todos Somos Trayvon – Uptown Stands Up For Trayvon Martin

Todos Somos Trayvon - Uptown Stands Up For Trayvon Martin

BY Led Black (@Led_Black) Video & Photography by Art By Dj Boy (@ArtByDjBoy) Washington Heights stood in solidarity yesterday with the outrage and outright disgust that is sweeping the nation after George Zimmerman was found Not Guilty in the cold-blooded murder of Trayvon Martin this past Saturday. The gathered throngs marched from 168th Street and [...]


Uptown Cares: Justice For Trayvon

Uptown Cares: Justice For Trayvon

BY Led Black (@Led_Black) “It is often when night looks darkest, it is often before the fever breaks that one senses the gathering momentum for change, when one feels that resurrection of hope in the midst of despair and apathy.” Hillary Clinton I sat in utter disbelief as the verdict was read. Prior to the [...]


The Million Hoodie March NYC In Pictures

The Million Hoodie March NYC In Pictures

Photography by Lenyon Whitaker (@lenyon)

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