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


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


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


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


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


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


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...]