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Solidarity and Seeking Justice
Solidarity and Seeking Justice
Blogs / Columnists / Voices Queens Courier Staff 4/05/2012 at 2:25PM

BY COUNCILMEMBER LEROY COMRIE Since the tragedy in Sanford, Florida that took the life of Trayvon Martin, we have seen an outcry of public support for the Martin family and a strong call for justice. Many residents informed me that they wanted to express their outrage and frustration because what is happening in Sanford is [...]

March in memory of Trayvon Martin
March in memory of Trayvon Martin
News Crystal Hudson 4/04/2012 at 2:42PM

Trayvon Martin may have lived and died in Florida, but the circumstances surrounding his death have struck a chord in Queens. On Saturday, March 31, Councilmember Leroy Comrie,the Commission on Social Action (COSA) and the Greater Allen AME Cathedral sponsored a march in honor of those whose lives have been lost to gun violence. Among [...]