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School Named After Malcom X Declares Friday "Trayvon Day"
 Part of channel(s): Shooting of Trayvon Martin (current event)

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In an effort to better educate students and their parents about race relations and social injustice, a D.C. elementary school has declared Friday “Trayvon Martin Day.”

Teachers at Malcolm X Elementary in Southeast are using the unfolding case and the story surrounding Martin as part of their "Let's Keep Our Children Safe" seminar.

Malcolm X Elementary Principal J. Harrison Coleman says that she hopes the lesson will help reduce the needless violence and bullying in the community.

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Added: May-25-2012 Occurred On: May-25-2012
By: John Freiheit
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Tags: trayvon martin, george zimmerman, racism
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