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On Monday and Tuesday, NOPD did not respond or fulfill repeated requests by the newspaper for information and records on the incident… Read More

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Georgia Teens Build App to Track Police Brutality

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A preliminary autopsy report has convinced the family of Michael Brown that the police officer who shot him should be arrested, a… Read More

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Things turned violent very quickly in Ferguson last night, with clashes between protesters and police escalating to a new high, mere… Read More

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“The announced function of the police, ‘to protect and serve the people,’ becomes the grotesque caricature of protecting… Read More

President Obama Says 'No Excuse' for Excessive Force by Police in Ferguson

President Obama Speaks on Ferguson

by #teamEBONY

Five days after the death of Michael Brown, an unarmed 18-year-old fatally shot by a local police officer, President Obama joined… Read More

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