Baltimore Mom Toya Graham Sets ‘CTM’ Social Media Record

By Brian Flood 

CBS This Morning’s exclusive interview with Baltimore mother Toya Graham led to the most social media engagement the show has experienced for any single story. Graham, who has become an overnight celebrity for discipling her son during the Baltimore riots, sat down with CTM team yesterday.

The interview trended on Twitter as it was happening and the Facebook post (below) was hugely successful. The Facebook post alone has reached 20.6 million people and was shared over 100K times. It also has 113K “likes” and over 6.4 million views.



“To see my son come from across the street with a rock in his hands… I just lost it.”Baltimore’s “#MomOfTheYear” Toya Graham describes the moment she saw her son in the riots:

Posted by CBS This Morning on Wednesday, April 29, 2015