Category Archives: Justice

#Ferguson: Shocking mistake in #DarrenWilson grand jury

Lawrence O’Donnell uncovers a shocking mistake in the Darren Wilson Grand Jury

Posted in Current Events, discrimination, Gun Violence, Hate Crime, Human Rights, Institutional Racism, Justice, Justice for Michael Brown, News, Open Thread, Police bruality, Racial Bias, Racial Profiling, Racism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 21 Comments

Ferguson: No more votes for Claire McCaskill and Jay Nixon

It’s been hard for me to gather my thoughts. But, our newest Ferguson post was old and getting full of replies. It’s hard because it’s difficult to put into words the level of rage that I feel. I keep on … Continue reading

Posted in Black History, Democracy, Institutional Racism, Justice, Justice for Michael Brown, Police bruality, Politics, Racial Profiling, Racism | Tagged , , , , , , , | 65 Comments

#Ferguson Grand Jury will reconvene on Monday

The grand jury investigating the killing of Michael Brown by Ferguson, Mo., police Officer Darren Wilson is not meeting this weekend and will reconvene Monday, sources told ABC News. Speculation that a decision on whether to indict Wilson in the … Continue reading

Posted in Current Events, discrimination, Human Rights, Institutional Racism, Justice, Justice for Michael Brown, News, Open Thread, Police bruality, Racial Bias, Racial Profiling, Racism | Tagged , , , , , , , | 170 Comments

“Just Mercy”: Bryan Stevenson on Ferguson, Prison Reform & Why the Opposite of Poverty is Justice

Hat tip: Democracy Now LIZA: “This is an excellent interview with Bryan Stevenson. Amy Goodman deserves much credit. She is the only TV reporter with anything close to a national audience who consistently reports truthfully on Ferguson and many other … Continue reading

Posted in Black History, Civil Rights, Democracy, discrimination, Empowerment, Freedom, Hate Crime, History, Human Rights, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, Justice, Justice for Michael Brown, Media, Politics, Slavery | Tagged , , , , | 24 Comments

Gov Jay Nixon activates the MO National Guard to #Ferguson in the event of unrest

I am so distressed. Governor Jay Nixon activates the MO National Guard and issues A State of Emergency based on what he THINKS black people may do at the announcement of the Darren Wilson Ferguson Grand Jury decision. OMFG! Preconceived notions!!! How … Continue reading

Posted in Current Events, Hate Crime, Human Rights, Institutional Racism, Justice, Justice for Michael Brown, News, Open Thread, Police bruality, Racial Bias, Racial Profiling, Racism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 93 Comments

Is this video of Darren Wilson?

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Governor Jay Nixon: Nat Turner “UpRisings” will not be tolerated if that cop gets away with killing an unarmed kid

WTF was this press conference for? Was it to tell the world and white resident police are getting ready to kill American citizens for protesting an injustice? Jay Nixon gave a press conference to calm white residents fears to insure them they will be … Continue reading

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