Radio host Tom Joyner offers Trayvon Martin's friend full college scholarship

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Thursday, July 18, 2013

Radio host Tom Joyner has offered Rachel Jeantel, Trayvon Martin’s friend who gained national prominence after testifying at George Zimmerman’s trial, a full college scholarship to any historically black college in the country.

Jeantel, 19, appeared on Joyner’s nationally syndicated morning radio show Tuesday, the morning after she appeared on the Piers Morgan show. Joyner said he was incredibly moved by Jeantel’s appearance on the show, particularly when she said that she and Martin were discussing their futures. But he said he was baffled that Morgan did not ask her exactly what she wanted to do.

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