This live chat has concluded, but you can rewatch it in the video above. And continue the conversation on Twitter with #HoodiesUpNext and @colorlines.


Join Colorlines News Editor Aura Bogado at 12p eastern for a live discussion about what justice can look like for Trayvon Martin’s family. As the Justice Department gears up its own probe into the case, individuals and communities across the country are trying to figure out what they can and should do. What is justice in this case, beyond putting one individual in jail?

Watch the conversation here at 12p eastern and join it on Twitter at #HoodiesUpNext and @colorlines.

Our panelists:

Jasiri X (@jasiriX)–artist-activist, Black Youth Project organizer and blogger

Kai M. Green (@Kai_MG)–Black Youth Project organizer and blogger

Jessica Pierce (@JFierce)NAACP Training Director and Black Youth Project participant 

Sharisse T. Smith (@SharisseTSmith)–Contributor to and the New York Times, and a mother of three sons 

Send your questions and comments on Twitter using #HoodiesUpNext and @colorlines.