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Rams Players Put ‘Hands Up,’
St. Louis Police Want Them Down

by Jamilah Lemieux

No less than six players from the St. Louis Rams made a bold and necessary statement before their 52-0 shutout against Oakland Raiders… Read More

Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson Resigns From Police Department

Darren Wilson Resigns from Ferguson Police Department

by Slate

The White police officer who shot and killed an unarmed Black teenager has resigned from the Ferguson Police Department. Darren Wilson… Read More

St. Louis Cops Declare Rams' "Hands Up Don't Shoot" To Be "Offensive"

St. Louis Police Upset With Rams' Protest

by #teamEBONY

St. Louis police officers condemned the NFL's Rams today, calling their pre-game display of the "hands up don't shoot"… Read More

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Missouri's Government Has Failed

by Chelsi P. Henry, Esq.

Buildings burning to the ground. Rioters throwing bricks into businesses and through car window shields. Gunshots fired in the crowds… Read More

Why I Won’t Shop This Friday:An open letter from a member of Blackout for Human Rights.

Blackout for Human Rights:
Did the Campaign Keep Shoppers Home?

by Chinaka Hodge

As retailers total up their sales from Black Friday 2014, early reports suggest that sales were down significantly from recent… Read More

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Activists Call to#BlackoutBlackFriday for Human Rights

by Amber McKynzie [A. KAY]

“No justice, no peace.” That’s how the saying goes. But this Friday, people across the country are remixing the… Read More

Man, 20, dies amid Ferguson protests

Man Dies During Ferguson Protests

by #teamEBONY

Amid the rubble and ashes of a city convulsed in anger over the death of Michael Brown, a different family stood in shock and grief… Read More

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Ferguson and the Sin of Racism

by Rev. Darlene Garner

America’s original sin of racism played out in Ferguson, Missouri. How did we get here?  To understand this moment, we… Read More

Michael Brown Wasn’t a Superhuman Demon

Michael Brown, the Superhuman Demon

by Slate

More troubling is Wilson’s physical description of Brown, which sits flush with a century of stereotypes and a bundle of recent… Read More

Protesters flood streets across U.S. as Ferguson dismay spreads coast to coast

Ferguson Protests Spread Across the Country

by #teamEBONY

More than 170 protests sprouted up across the country Tuesday. Some crowds blocked bridges, tunnels and major highways. But unlike… Read More

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