Watch Stevie Wonder Speak on Ferguson, Eric Garner, Gun Control at Seattle Concert

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By Colin Stutz, Billboard - "I do understand that something is wrong, real wrong, and we as family, Americans, all of us, of all colors, need to fix it with a quickness real soon" Following a New York grand jury's decision Wednesday not to indict an NYPD officer involved in the apparent … [Read more...]

St. Louis Police Officers Association Wants Rams Players Punished For Ferguson Protest

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By Ryan Gajewski - The football pros raised their hands before the game in a tribute to the unrest in the nearby suburb St. Louis Rams players saluted Ferguson protesters with a public display at Sunday's game. Five of the NFL team's players emerged from the tunnel at St. Louis' Edward … [Read more...]

Prosecutors Mistake Or Intentionally Misled the Ferguson Grand Jury

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Ferguson, MO– Lawrence O’Donnell has exposed more shady misconduct by prosecutors in the case of Officer Darren Wilson’s killing of unarmed teenager Michael Brown – September 16, Assistant Prosecuting Attorney Kathy Alizadeh handed the grand jury a copy of Missouri statute 563.046- the … [Read more...]

Amy Berg Working on Documentary About Michael Brown Shooting, “Black Male Crisis”

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By Hilary Lewis The filmmakers have set up an Indiegogo campaign for the project, which they've been filming in Ferguson since August Oscar-nominated documentary filmmaker Amy Berg, actor Nate Parker and writer-director Matthew Cooke have teamed up to make a documentary about what they're … [Read more...]

L.A.’s Ferguson Protesters Swarm Downtown

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By Aaron Couch Some marchers stood on police cars Protesters of the controversial grand jury decision in Ferguson, Mo., hit Los Angeles for the second day in a row. Protesters marched on Beverly Hills and the downtown L.A. area, where they remained largely peaceful, though at times they stood … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Ferguson Grand Jury Decision Expected Today

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Tensions in Ferguson, Missouri and the surrounding region remain high in anticipation of a verdict from the grand jury in the shooting death of Michael Brown. Photo: AP … [Read more...]

VIDEO: 6 protesters arrested in Ferguson

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Ferguson, Missouri, residents await a grand jury decision on whether police officer Darren Wilson will face charges in the shooting death of Michael Brown. Protesters faced off with police Wednesday. … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Cedric The Entertainer on the Darren Wilson Case

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Comedian Cedric The Entertainer, who grew up near racially charged Ferguson, Mo., discusses his feelings surrounding the shooting of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown, by Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson. … [Read more...]

The City of Ferguson, Missouri, is on Edge

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Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon and other officials made a public plea Tuesday for calm Residents of Ferguson, Missouri, remain on edge  as they awaited the findings of a grand jury investigation that will determine whether to charge a white police officer,  Darren Wilson with murder for shooting Michael … [Read more...]

Licensed to Kill: The Growing Phenomenon of Police Shooting Unarmed Citizens

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By John Whitehead Here's a recipe for disaster: Take a young man (or woman), raise him on a diet of violence, hype him up on the power of the gun in his holster and the superiority of his uniform, render him woefully ignorant of how to handle a situation without resorting to violence, train him … [Read more...]