Tag Archives: clergymen

  • Trayvon Martin Rallies Supporters at L.A. Church

    May 1, 12 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment


    *Community members and celebrities gathered at an LA church last week to rally against racial profiling and to support slain Florida teen Trayvon Martin, says the Los Angeles Times. The rally, held at West Angeles Church of God in Christ, was attended by family members of 17-year-old Trayvon, who was shot and killed by neighborhood […]

  • Preachers Register Over 100,000 Voters

    Apr 13, 12 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment


    *Clergymen across the nation answered the challenge presented by Pastor Jamal Bryant (pictured) and the Empowerment Movement to register members of their congregation.  Over 100,000 new voters were registered nationwide; an impressive number by any standards. The Empowerment Movement, a voter registration campaign was created to move the African American community forward in politics, education […]