- Posted August 24, 2013 by
The Lincoln Memorial, District of Columbia
Trayvon Martin's Family Discusses the Importance of Celebrating the March on Washington's Anniversary
He feels that the yesterday's commemoration of the anniversary of the March on Washington will be remembered as the day the civil right movement was reenergized. 'To be in DC was really exciting, because I know one day I will be reading about it in a history book,' he says.
- Jamescia, CNN iReport producer
As we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, many continue to mourn the loss of Trayvon Martin. I spoke with Trayvon Martin's parents in addition to Rev. Jesse Jackson about the outpouring of support at the 50th anniversary event.
Reporter/Camera Op: Trey Yingst
Editor: Ford Fischer