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One year later, and the brutal killing of Michael Brown is still very raw and intense. Police officer Darren Wilson still roams the earth, and is in fact giving interviews and magazine covers. this is your America folks.
The BLACK body count is adding up with similar killings by so-called law enforcement officers. WHEN WILL IT END?
Goldie Taylor @goldietaylor 3h3 hours ago
“Never forget. “
This 2014 article contains many moving paintings about Mike Brown and the resulting national protest:
“STORIFY: Artists Protest Ferguson Decision With Paint Instead Of Bricks”
He would have finished his freshman year of college.
Washington Post @washingtonpost
“Ferguson: One year later.”
deray mckesson @deray 9m9 minutes ago
My thought and prayers are with Mike’s mom and dad.
Howard Barry’s moving portrayal of them:
1 year ago today, I learned of #MichaelBrown’s death after reading this tweet. Pain, tear gas, snipers, dogs. I was shook!
Darren Wislon shot Michael Brown 10 TIMES. Wilson roams the planet giving interviews and cover of NEW YORKER MAGAZINE
…And living off his blood money without one ounce of remorse.
1 year ago, Ferguson Missouri sets it off over the killing of Michael Brown.
I love this picture.
Beautiful post, Ametia!
You have captured the impact on the community of the horrific killing of Michael, may he rest in peace.
Thank you, Liza
Amy Goodman has been covering police brutality since 1999. I guess that’s why she’s so good at it.