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Russians bought ads on facebook targeting black people in Baltimore and Ferguson

Ferguson and Baltimore had gained widespread attention for the large and violent protests over police shootings of black men. The decision to target the ad in those two cities offers the first look at how accounts linked to the Russian … Continue reading

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Activist radio personality, attorney Lizz Brown passes away

Longtime St. Louis radio personality, attorney and social justice activist Lizz Brown passed away today (Wednesday, September 6) in St. Louis, following a lengthy illness. Brown fought for the rights of African Americans and for justice. As host of the … Continue reading

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Timeline of @MoDemParty denial of VAN access.

Maria Chappelle-Nadal On December 21, I communicated by text and by phone with the Missouri Democratic Party regarding access to the Voter Activation Network, VAN. I was initially told that it would not be a problem for our campaign to … Continue reading

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RACIST EZ CASH! 21st Century Slavery Alive In America’s Municipal Court Systems

Amnesty for 100% of Ferguson citizens period! Hat tip:  SG2 Where’s that Ferguson cop shooter? This is why the MSM & Ferguson are SILENT about that supposedly cop shooter suspect. But don’t worry, they’re concocting another scheme to distract us … Continue reading

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#Ferguson Police Chief Resigns

ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Ferguson Police Chief Thomas Jackson, one of the city’s most public faces in the aftermath of teenager Michael Brown’s killing in August, plans to resign from office in the wake of a blistering Justice Department report … Continue reading

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Ferguson official on President Obama: ‘What black man holds a steady job for four years’

The officials in Ferguson are evilness sent from hell to terrorize black people.  It’s a way of life for them. Robbing black people blind, corruption, police brutality and murder. Disband both Ferguson and St Louis County police departments and start new to build trust.  Trust with the … Continue reading

Posted in Barack Obama, Civil Rights, Corruption, Current Events, Department of Justice, discrimination, Domestic Terrorism, Gun Violence, Hate Crime, Human Rights, Institutional Racism, Jim Crow laws, Justice, Justice for Michael Brown, News, Open Thread, Police bruality, President Obama, Racial Bias, Racial Profiling, Racism | Tagged , , , , , , , | 43 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

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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

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Photo Gallery: UTSA students hold ‘die-in’ to protest #EricGarner, #Ferguson deaths

Posted in Current Events, Gun Violence, Human Rights, Institutional Racism, Justice, Justice for Eric Garner, Justice for Michael Brown, News, Open Thread, Police bruality, Protests, Racial Bias, Racial Profiling, Racism | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

LAPD shoots a man 10 times at protest site

Hat tip: The Free Thought Project.com Los Angeles, CA– Not even 24 hours after solidarity die-in’s for Eric Garner wrapped up on the corner of Hollywood and Highland, the Los Angeles Police Department has repeatedly shot a man, reportedly in … Continue reading

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