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After Trayvon: Professor writes a “Letter from a Black Mom to Her Son”

April 05, 2012

  • Copyright, Steve Hambuchen

Just before the Trayvon Martin shooting, Professor Dyan Watson wrote eloquently about the fears and hopes she has for her young black son, Caleb, many of which mirror the issues that have been raised in the national conversation about Martin’s death. Watson’s article, published in March in Rethinking Schools magazine, has generated buzz online, being featured on the Washington Post’s education blog, Answer Sheet, and on and Alternet.

Read the full article on the Rethinking Schools website.