Powerful Cartoon Captures Fears Of Many Parents Of Non-White Children After Zimmerman Verdict

Lalo Alcaraz posted the cartoon after the George Zimmerman not guilty verdict was announced.

1. Lalo Alcaraz, a cartoonist and radio host in Los Angeles, posted this cartoon after the Zimmerman verdict was announced on Saturday night.

2. He initially posted it on Instagram and shared the original image with BuzzFeed.

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3. Many online said the image made them sad. “This made me tear up,” wrote one Instagram user. “I don’t even feel angry yet, for now I just feel so sad just thinking about how his family must feel.”

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