Broadcasters Plan Trayvon Martin Specials

By Chris Ariens Comment

  • ABC News Radio presents a special one-hour broadcast: “Race and Justice: A National Conversation” hosted by Good Morning America’s Robin Roberts. The special airs tonight at 7pmET on ABC News radio affiliates and will focus on the national dialogue sparked by the shooting death of  17-year-old Trayvon Martin.

  • At 10pmET/PT, as part of “Rock Center with Brian Williams,” several NBC News and Sports personalities will give their perspective on the case. NBC Sports’ Tony Dungy, NBC News correspondents Ron Allen, Tamron Hall, and Lester Holt, and David Wilson, executive editor of, all give their take on the story.

  • CNN will be taping a town hall special tomorrow night at Time Warner Center. “Beyond Trayvon: Race and Justice In America” will be hosted by Soledad O’Brien with a live studio audience and a panel of expert guests. The special will air Friday night at 8pm and 10pmET on CNN.