Jay-Z and Beyonce Rally for Trayvon Martin in New York City

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Jay-Z and Beyonce are the latest celebrities to make their feelings on Trayvon Martin and the George Zimmerman verdict well known.

The famous couple attended a rally on the slain teenage's behalf Saturday in New York, standing alongside Al Sharpton when he referred to them as "two of the baddest artists of all time."

Jay-Z and Beyonce for Trayvon

"Jay-Z and Beyoncé said they didn't want to speak and they didn't come for a photo op," Shartpn told the very larhe crowd. "Jay-Z told me, 'I'm a father. Beyoncé is a mother.' We all feel the pain and apprehension - the laws must protect everybody, or it doesn't protect anybody. We do not come from hate, we come from love of children."

The day before this event, Beyonce Tweeted "#actnow4Travyon," while adding on Tumblr: "Trayvon Martin's most basic civil right, the right to live, was violated."

She also shared a picture of herself and Trayvon's parents and asked attendees for a moment of silence during a Miami concert last week.

The parents of Blue Ivy are merely the latest in a long line of stars to speak out in response to Zimmerman being found not guilty.

Bruce Springsteen dedicated a song to Martin during a concert in Ireland a few days ago, while Barack Obama said in a speech that he could have been Trayvon Martin 35 years ago. Said the President:

"There are very few African-Americans who have not had the experience of getting on an elevator and a woman clutching her purse nervously and holding her breath until she had the chance to get off.

"That happens often.

"I don't want to exaggerate, but those sets of experiences inform how the African-American community interprets what happened one night in Florida."

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Young black men are killed every day by other young black men and yet Trayvon stands out because he was killed by someone other than black.

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APE-O-RAMA !!!!!! EVEN WHEN THEY ARE CAUGHT RED-HANDED , IT'S SOMEONEELSES FAULT !!!! THIS TIME IT'S THE HISPANICS' FAULT !!!! WHAT THE HELL - SAY THE TALKING CHIMPS - ARE HISPANICS DOING SHOOTIN' THE SHIT OUT A NIGGER JUST BECAUSE THE HISPANIC IS GETTIN' KILLED ??? NIGGERS HAS RIGHTS NOW , YA KNOW !! SO WE'S GOT'S TO UPRISE AND PROTECT OUT RIGHT TO DO WHATEVER THE FUCK WE WANTS .. WIFF-OUT GETTIN' BLOWN AWAY !!!! WE GONNA SENT THE MMSNBC HOUSE NIGGER , THE REALLY MONKEY-LOOKIN' AL THE STREET RAT SHARPTON TO STIR UP SOME TROUBLE !!! HUMMM HUMMM .

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@ JOY

AS GE CHAIRMAN , WE'D PREFER YOU REFER TO MR.SHARPTON , ONE OF OUR TOP EMPLOYEES , AS THE GE NIGGER !!!! OR AS WE LIKE TO CALL HIM : " ELECTRO-NIGGER " THANK YOU.

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Now that they have momentum why don't the rally onward to Chicago where an abundance of damage is being done. Interpret? Right and the Liberal News media makes damn sure they help with that interpretation. When are minorities going to wakeup. The Democrats don't care about you. They give you false hope with their rhetoric and all but guarantee your vote. Obama is a hustler. He sees the gay vote moments before the election and gets in their corner. You are being used and at least the republicans didn't pump you up with false hope and a bag full of lies in reference as to how they are going to take care of you. They played you and blamed it on the rich. The played gays and blamed it on Christians and they played the race card and blamed it on the conservatives. They have minorities isolated and now that you are in a "financial" corner you have only them for a lifeline! Wakeup!

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