Ferguson

Ferguson Keeps Mayor Who Held Office During Mike Brown Protests

by #teamEBONY   Apr 05, 2017

Voters in Ferguson, Mo., have re-elected James Knowles III as mayor for a third term, passing on city council member Ella Jones who would... Read More

Gallup Poll

American Concerns Over Race Relations at Record High, Poll Says

by #teamEBONY   Mar 16, 2017

A record high number of Americans say they are worried about the state of race relations in the country, according to a new poll,... Read More

Mike Brown

New Michael Brown Evidence Results in Ferguson Protest

by Shantell E. Jamison   Mar 13, 2017

Protesters gathered Sunday night following the release of video footage showing Michael Brown at a convenience story early before he was fatally shot by... Read More

Mike Brown

Michael Brown Shooting: New Film Reveals Possible Overlooked Evidence

by Madison J. Gray   Mar 12, 2017

Footage from a new documentary on the Michael Brown case shows evidence that apparently contradicts police accounts saying the teen committed a strongarm robbery... Read More

Justice Department Reportedly Will Sue Ferguson Police if Discriminatory Tactics Remain

How Ferguson Became the Focus of the Missouri Gubernatorial Election

by Eli Hager / The Marshall Project   Oct 28, 2016

Of the dozen states electing a governor next month, none would seem as ripe for a debate about criminal justice reform as Missouri. The... Read More

Garner

Eric Garner: What Direction Will the Justice Department Take the Case?

by #teamEBONY   Oct 26, 2016

Two years after Eric Garner, a Staten Island, N.Y., man suffered a fatal chokehold at the hands of police, there’s been a shakeup in... Read More

Bullets Ring Out, Man Struck by Car During Ferguson Protest

Bullets Ring Out, Man Struck by Car During Ferguson Protest

by #teamEBONY   Aug 12, 2016

Gunfire rang out at a Ferguson, Missouri protest late Tuesday just moments after a vehicle struck a protester on the second anniversary of Michael... Read More

Faces of Frustration: A Year of Racial Protest

Faces of Frustration: A Year of Racial Protest

by #teamEBONY   Dec 31, 2015

People across the country are expressing their outrage at the seeming disregard for Black life at the hands of police.  This year, we've witnessed... Read More

A Year after Ferguson, U.S. Injustice Resonates as Far Away as Russia

A Year after Ferguson, U.S. Injustice Resonates as Far Away as Russia

by Madison J. Gray   Sep 28, 2015

In the days of chaos following Mike Brown's death at the hands of a police officer, Ferguson, Mo. residents and those who traveled from... Read More

Ferguson Panel Recommends Police, Court Reform

Ferguson Panel Recommends Police, Court Reform

by #teamEBONY   Sep 14, 2015

A reform panel formed after the Ferguson police shooting of Michael Brown is pushing for the consolidation of police departments and municipal courts in... Read More