He had just turned 17.
He could have been at college this fall. He was a kid, with hopes, fears & insecurities. Identity is more than race. He was one of our peers. Regardless of the current justice system, it’s up to our generation to set things right. It’s everyones business, especially us young people. We can bring change, we know better and we can make the world better. We have to do it, for Trayvon, and the man he could have grown up to be.