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Although this has been this has been used as an example of mediated mobilization, the I AM TRAYVON MARTIN movement is one of the most recent examples. We had a “Justice for TRAYVON MARTIN” event on campus where students gathered and marched throughout the campus for justice. In addition to the movement that has taken place all over the world, there was another incident that took place in 2011 in the state of Georgia where Troy Davis was executed for a crime he did not commit. People gathered and protested to abolish capital punishment. Although this took place two years ago, there was a protest that took place last month on the 21st to end capital punishment. We also held an event on campus in 2011 the day after Troy Davis was executed where students gathered on the quad and had a brief moment of silence. Some students refused to speak…

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