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Black elected officials shun Sharpton's 100 cities Cleveland rally for Trayvon, local mainstream media refuse to mention NAN and NAACP's call for Florida boycott, federal charges against Zimmerman at rally, Cleveland News Channels 5 and 3 ignore Saturday's Cleveland rally completely, President Obama at issue, Black elected officials say

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Greater Cleveland National Action Network President Marcia McCoy ( www.kathywraycolemanonlinenewsblog.com ) and ( www.clevelandurbannews.com ).  Kathy Wray   Coleman is a former biology teacher and a 20-year investigative Black journalist who trained for some 15 years at the Call and Post Newspaper .  Reach Coleman by phone at 216-659-0473 and by email at editor@clevelandurbannews.com    CLEVELAND, Ohio- The mainstream majority White media in Cleveland, Oh virtually ignored the call by  the Greater Cleveland National Action Network, a local chapter of the national group founded by Civil Rights leader Rev. Al Sharpton, for a national boycott of Florida businesses and for federal Civil Rights charges against George Zimmerman during a 300-persons rally and vigil held Saturday at the federal court house in downtown Cleveland, though both issues were the focus of the event, and of national rallies held across the country the same day.   And aside from Cleveland Municipal Court Judg

Cleveland Chapters of NAACP, SCLC, National Action Network, BWPAC to rally for Trayvon Martin today, March 25, mass rally Fri, 4 pm, public square

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Greater Abyssinia Baptist Church Senior Pastor t he Rev E. Thephilus Caviness , also chair of the Cleveland Chapter of SCLC and the Rev. Al Sharpton's National Action Network greater Cleveland chapter Trayvon Martin Cleveland NAACP President George Forbes Arlene Anderson , Interim Director of the Cleveland NAACP Marcia McCoy, president of the Rev. Al Sharpton's National Action Network, greater Cleveland chapter Ohio State Rep. Barbara Boyd (D-9), who is also president of the Black Women's Political Action Committee in greater Cleveland Community Activist and Cleveland NAACP Vice President Dr. Eugene Jordan speaks during an event for the African American Cultural Gardens in Cleveland By Kathy Wray Coleman, Editor, The Kathy Wray Coleman Online News Blog. Com and Cleveland Urban News.Com News.Com ( www.kathywraycolemanonlinenewsblog.com ) and ( www.clevelandurbannews.com )