Ferguson

Man Sentenced for Shooting at Ferguson Protest

by #teamEBONY

A man found guilty of shooting and wounding two police officers who were at a protest in Ferguson, Mo., over the death of Michael... 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

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

Mike Brown

Ferguson Attorneys Attempt to Block Release of Mike Brown Photos

by Shantell E. Jamison

Attorneys for the police force and prosecutor that oversaw the investigation of Michael Brown’s 2014 death in Ferguson asked a federal judge to consider... Read More

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Judge Finds Bias in Ferguson-Florissant School District Elections

by #teamEBONY

A federal judge ruled Monday that the process of electing school board members for a district that includes Ferguson, Missouri, is biased against black... Read More

Marching With God: Missouri Reverend Putting Faith in Action

Marching With God: Missouri Reverend Putting Faith in Action

by rev-traci-blackmon

As told to Lori L. Tharps At its core, ministry is about service, and I’ve always been in some form of ministry, even before... Read More

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Finding “Mike Mike”: Michael Brown’s Mom Shares His Story in New Book

by Madison J. Gray

She called her son “Mike Mike” because she felt that giving people nicknames made them special. But that was back when Lezley McSpadden’s oldest... Read More

Three years after Trayvon Martin killing, two women's lives intersect

Sabrina Fulton, Lesley McSpadden to Appear on Panel at Syracuse

by #teamEBONY

The mothers of Trayvon Martin and Michael Brown will appear in a panel discussion at Syracuse University on Oct. 28. Lesley McSpadden, the mother... Read More

Ferguson Cover-Up: Films Seeks to Expose Truth About Mike Brown’s Death

Ferguson Cover-Up: Films Seeks to Expose Truth About Mike Brown’s Death

by #teamEBONY

A film director says his upcoming movie will expose the truth about what really happened in Ferguson, Missouri the day an 18-year-old unarmed Black... Read More

Trial Set for Brown Family Suit Against Ferguson

Trial Set for Brown Family Suit Against Ferguson

by #teamEBONY

A federal wrongful-death lawsuit by Michael Brown’s parents over his fatal shooting by a Ferguson police officer won’t be going to trial for at... Read More

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Ferguson State of Emergency Extended

by #teamEBONY

The government of St. Louis County extended for at least 24 hours a state of emergency in Ferguson, Missouri, which has been the scene... Read More