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Rita Dove Pens New Poem for Trayvon Martin July 16, 2013: Three days after the verdict, the George Zimmerman acquittal continues to reverberate. Rita Dove, the country's first African American poet laureate and the second African American to receive the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry, shared her frustration through a poem this morning. The Root posted Dove's piece, titled "Trayvon, [...] by