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Jay Z & Beyonce

Protest In NYC

With Trayvon Martin's Mom

7/20/2013 9:05 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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Jay Z and Beyonce have made it clear -- they believe justice was NOT served in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin ... they spent Saturday protesting the laws which allowed his killer to walk.

Photos of the superstar couple showed up on Instagram ... of Jay and Bey in NYC, protesting against "Stand Your Ground" laws ... the law in FL which allowed George Zimmerman to claim self-defense in the shooting of 17-year-old Trayvon.

J & B were seen posing with Trayvon's mother, Sybrina Fulton, and Al Sharpton. Al reportedly told the crowd of protesters the famous couple was there ... but didn't want to speak and didn't come for a photo op.

As TMZ previously reported ... both Beyonce and Jay have taken time out of recent performances to honor Trayvon. And last week, Beyonce tagged a photo on Instagram "JusticeForTrayvon."

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196.

Obamais still aracist    

boycott tthese racist like they would if the races were reversed stop giving racist money

469 days ago
197.

jsd80    

So that is what 4 trash cans look like together on the street

469 days ago
198.

marie    

The majority of these comments are so sickening. For anyone to think it was okay for that fat, ugly ass, underachieving **** Ugly Zimmerman to follow a child down the street, physically accost him and then shoot him in the heart when his sorry ass was getting his ass kicked. Lets hope no one follows you, your mother, sister, or child and then kills them. Then you'll feel the pain of Treyvon's parents and of every person whose a victim of a senseless death and crime.

469 days ago
199.

Michelle17    

Why is it GZ followed TM because he was Black instead of TM attacked GZ because he thought he was White?? TM was the only one who used a racial slur and yet GZ's rights are still being trampled on. He is being investigated for a race crime when there is absolutely no evidence to suggest it was anything but self defense.

469 days ago
200.

mountainmama    

I am sick of black people pulling the race card. Yes I said black not African American..if you are born here you are American period. color should be secondary , however it is not. The race card is ALWAYS raised by blacks. The case was not about race. There are so many other other crimes committed that do not get media attention. The majority don't cry race , they go by facts... Too bad even the President played the race card in this case..

469 days ago
201.

EnquirerLover    

What beyonce and JayZ want to do is, watch the first 48 show and take a good look at why GZ feared for his community. They have tons of bodyguards, so they need to STFU and feed and educate their nation! Do something with their money other than yacht rides and plane trips! False pretenders and opportunist.

469 days ago
202.

Los Pepes    

4 ignorant racist slime balls

469 days ago
203.

Opinion!!;)    

*to come

469 days ago
204.

Greg    

Didn't Jay Z used to sell drugs? Who gives a f**k what he and his wanna-be-white wife think? Martin was a play banger and couldn't cut it. His ass should've been in HIS OWN school and he'd probably still be alive. His parents should've spent as much time raising him as they have have spent on their media tour.

469 days ago
205.

Davis    

I guess the protesting will end when the black community finally find something else to occupy themselves with, like a job...... Oh, on second thought, I guess the protesting will never end

469 days ago
206.

Bellanonni    

I did watch the WHOLE trial and i believe me the DA threw this one. He let Zimmerman's lawyer lead the witnesses to get their answers. As far as Z's face and head ummm could be when he shot Trayvon that Trayvon fell forward and landed on *******s face and gave him the bloody nose. Dr said no broken nose. Sad very sad.

469 days ago
207.

HowardSternForPresident    

How about going to some poor neighborhoods in Brooklyn and giving away some of the **** loads of money you have Take care of your streets, that's where you should preach...

468 days ago
208.

Marcie    

if Bey and Jay dont like how the USA justice system operates how bout a one way ticket to Africa. I'm sure it is much better there!

468 days ago
209.

Sam    

Publicity whores. If a white guy dies no one cares and no one complains, if a black guy dies it's racism.

468 days ago
210.

EnquirerLover    

Here comes the TM merchandise machine. Sad these people want to grab a opportunity once it blows up to this! Little Caylee Anthony was more innocent than him. So why not protest that injustice!!
GTFOH! This is all about selling records for them. GZ did not know this kid was black. And what TM should have done, was stop and identify himself when called. Am sure if this was on JayBey's property their security would have shot first then asked questions! Security is precious to ALL not just the privileged. They need to go to places like Chicago and Miami and help those people who are scared to death of their surroundings! Kids can't walk to school, ride a bike or live a life past 13. Get with it.

468 days ago
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