Trayvon Martin’s Mother Runs for Political Office in Florida

Maria Perez
May 22, 2019 - 5:00
Trayvon Martin's Mother Runs for Political Office in Florida

Sybrina Fulton, the mother of Trayvon Martin, announced that she is running for political office in Florida. Fulton became a social justice activist after her 17-year-old son was shot and killed in 2012. On May 18, she announced that she would challenge Miami Gardens Mayor Oliver G. Gilbert III for a position on the District 1 Miami-Dade County Commission, the Miami Herald reported.

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