Dwyane Wade and Kids Pose in Hoodies in Ebony Magazine to Honor Trayvon Martin

August 6th, 2013 by Ethan Grant Leave a reply »

EBONY magazine is the latest publication to feature prominent figures taking a stand for Trayvon Martin. 

NBA star Dwyane Wade and his two sons, Zaire and Zion, were featured on one of the four covers that EBONY has planned for its September issue. Movie director Spike Lee, actor Boris Kodjoe and Martin's family make up the corresponding covers. 

The publication released photos of the four covers on Facebook Tuesday. 

Wade took to Instagram to post a photo of his cover, complete with his sons donning hoodies with the phrase, "We are Trayvon."

George Zimmerman, the man who stood trial for Martin's murder, was acquitted by a Florida jury earlier this year. Public reaction to that verdict has been mixed, to say the least, and prominent figures like Wade have not been shy about responding to what they feel is an injustice. 

Choosing to appear on the cover is not the first time Wade has spoken out for the fallen Florida teen. 

The Miami Heat were one of the first professional sports franchises to address Martin's deat ...

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