Speak up. Speak loud. SPEAK. #TrayvonMartin

by Migdalia Rivera


This makes me sadder than words can ever describe. As the Mother of two Latino sons of color, I fear for them. I worry whenever they go out, when they have to ride the train/bus, or travel alone. My heart goes out to Trayvon’s mother, his family and OURS …  all of ours. May we never, ever, forget what occurred to this child and move to make sure it does NOT happen again.

Speak up.

Speak loud.


Sign the petition NOW to prosecute the killer.

Don’t let another one of our sons die needlessly.



Thanks goes to Maria of Tough Cookie Mommy for sharing this video on Facebook.

About the Author

Migdalia Rivera, also known as Ms. Latina in social media, is a single Latina mother of a teen, tween and 2 Australian Shepherds. When not blogging, or chasing after her energetic bunch, she connects influential bloggers with brands and PR agencies via her blogger network, Stiletto Media.

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1 Shanel March 28, 2012 at 1:08 am

Speak up speak loud SPEAK is awesome. Great video.
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2 CatSynth March 28, 2012 at 1:08 am

It is very sad. I think about the young men I know (my friends’ sons) who could be in that situation, and hope it never happens to them.
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3 sunshine March 28, 2012 at 9:49 am

This is so sad….
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4 Ms. Latina March 28, 2012 at 4:20 pm

@CatSynth @Sunshine Now that my son is going to college, this frightens me more thn words can say. I hope justice is served.
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5 Julie Cutshaw March 29, 2012 at 7:02 am

Oh this saddens me so. Something so obvious in knowing this child was murdered and the whole world agrees, yet his killer goes free. Another case just like Cassie Anthony, where no justice will be served and they get to set a bad example for others to come
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