Tag Archives: Darren Wilson

Craig Riggins: I visited one of the most infamous apartment complexes in America today – Canfield Green.

I visited one of the most infamous apartment complexes in America today – Canfield Green. This is where Mike Brown, Jr. was shot and killed on August 9, 2014. I met this brother named Mel (pictured) at the memorial for … Continue reading

Posted in Current Events, Department of Justice, discrimination, Gun Violence, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, Justice, Justice for Michael Brown, News, Open Thread, Police bruality, Racial Bias, Racial Profiling, Racism, White Supremacy | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Michael Brown Jr. One Year Anniversay of his Death | Open Thread

Please drop a link (s) to any live events you know about. Thanks! 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 … Continue reading

Posted in Civil Rights, Corruption, Criminal Justice, Department of Justice, discrimination, Gun Violence, Human Rights, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, Justice for Michael Brown, Open Thread, Police bruality, Protests, Racial Bias, Racial Profiling, Racism | Tagged , , , , , , | 30 Comments

Al Jazeera America: Michael Brown’s mom responds to New Yorker article

Al Jazeera America’s Tony Harris went to St. Louis and sat down with Lesley McSpadden, mother of Michael Brown. The interview airs on Al Jazeera America tomorrow night at 7pm ET/4pm PT. Find Al Jazeera America in your area on … Continue reading

Posted in Current Events, Department of Justice, Gun Violence, Hate Crime, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, Justice for Michael Brown, News, Open Thread, Police bruality, Racial Profiling, Racism, US Department of Justice, White Supremacy | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Tuesday Open Thread | A Look Back At The Violence In #Ferguson

In this episode, Darryl Pinckney discusses his essay “In Ferguson.” He visited Ferguson, Missouri, in November, when a grand jury decided not to indict Darren Wilson, the white police officer who shot and killed unarmed black teenager Michael Brown. The … Continue reading

Posted in Civil Rights, Current Events, Democracy, discrimination, Gun Violence, Human Rights, Justice, Justice for Michael Brown, News, Open Thread, Police bruality, Politics | Tagged , , , , , , | 112 Comments

Darren Wilson Grand Juror Sues Prosecutor Bob McCulloch

A grand juror is suing St. Louis County Prosecutor Bob McCulloch in an effort to speak out on what happened in the Darren Wilson case. Under typical circumstances, grand jurors are prohibited by law from discussing cases they were involved … Continue reading

Posted in Current Events, Justice, Justice for Michael Brown, News, Open Thread, Protests, Racial Profiling, Racism | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 20 Comments

Ferguson: Race and Justice in the U.S.

Airing Monday, 12/15 at 9pm ET/6pm PT This Monday, December 15th at 9pm ET/6p PT, Al Jazeera’s Emmy Award-winning “Fault Lines” presents a special one-hour report, “Ferguson: Race and Justice in the U.S.” “Fault Lines” correspondent and seasoned international journalist … Continue reading

Posted in Current Events, Gun Violence, Human Rights, Institutional Racism, Justice, Justice for Michael Brown, News, Open Thread, Police bruality, Racial Profiling, Racism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Redditt Hudson: Darren Wilson processed his own evidence

Redditt Hudson a former police officer with St Louis County police says Darren Wilson processed his own evidence. Reddit also says he was in the room when Ferguson police chief Tom Jackson told them, Darren Wilson had no knowledge of … Continue reading

Posted in Corruption, Current Events, Gun Violence, Hate Crime, Human Rights, Institutional Racism, Justice, Justice for Michael Brown, News, Open Thread, Police bruality, Racial Bias, Racial Profiling, Racism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments