Category Archives: Racial Profiling

Tuesday Open Thread | #HealSTL

Antonio French pins a map of Ferguson to the wall at his new office that he just opened in Ferguson on Wednesday afternoon, Aug. 27, 2014. French plans to do voter registration out of the office. Photo by J.B. Forbes, … Continue reading

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Monday Open Thread | #HealSTL

Antonio French says there will be more violence if Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson isn’t indicted. “That’s predictable.” The nightly violent standoffs between police and protesters in Ferguson may have stopped, but the anger that fueled two weeks of unrest … Continue reading

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Photo gallery: National March on Ferguson

Posted in Civil Rights, Current Events, Democracy, discrimination, Domestic Terrorism, Gun Violence, Hate Crime, Justice, Justice for Michael Brown, News, Open Thread, Photos, Police bruality, Racial Bias, Racial Profiling, Racism, Terrorism | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 66 Comments

Call to Action: National March on Ferguson

The Justice for Michael Brown Leadership Coalition will be holding a massive demonstration in Ferguson, Mo at Ground Zero on Saturday, August 30th, 10:00 am Central Time and are calling for supporters nationwide to stand with them in solidarity in … Continue reading

Posted in Black History, Civil Rights, Current Events, Democracy, discrimination, Domestic Terrorism, Gun Violence, Hate Crime, Institutional Racism, Justice, Justice for Michael Brown, News, Open Thread, Police bruality, Racial Bias, Racial Profiling, Racism, US Department of Justice | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 81 Comments

Ferguson Open Thread | Justice for Michael Brown

The eyes are still on Ferguson. People still want justice. The happenings of Ferguson have exposed the rotten underbelly of America for what it is. Groups seek a response to Ferguson that lasts By Doug Moore dmoore@post-dispatch.com Marches, protests and … Continue reading

Posted in Democracy, discrimination, Empowerment, Institutional Racism, Justice, Open Thread, Police bruality, Politics, Racial Bias, Racial Profiling, Racism | Tagged , , , , , | 57 Comments

Who is Darren Wilson? Why Did You Shoot Michael Brown Jr. 6-11 Times? Where is the Photo of Your Orbital Fracture? Why Didn’t You Write an Incident Report?

So many questions! It’s seeping out DRIP, DRIP, DRIP… even after Darren Wilson has tried to scrub his online postings. Our families can never be allowed to give these cops the benefit of the doubt, not when it comes to … Continue reading

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Photo gallery: Michael Brown Funeral Service

Posted in Current Events, Gun Violence, Hate Crime, Justice, Memorial, Open Thread, Police bruality, Racial Bias, Racial Profiling, Racism, Terrorism | Tagged , , , , | 127 Comments