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A Look Back on the Death of Mike Brown in Ferguson

In this reposting of an August 2018 article, we remember 18-year-old Mike Brown, whose death at the hands of a White police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, on Aug. 9, 2014 sparked the Black Lives Matter movement.

Danye Jones, Ferguson Protester, suicide, lynched

Ferguson Protester Says Son Was Lynched, Police Investigate Death as Suicide

A former Ferguson protester believes her son was “lynched” and not suicidal as law enforcement…

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Ferguson Councilman Wesley Bell Defeats Bob McCulloch in St. Louis Prosecutor Race

A Black councilman defeated a seven-term prosecuting attorney, who made national news over the investigation…

Docu-film ‘Whose Streets?’ Examines the Ferguson Uprising

In an unflinching look at the Ferguson uprising following the death of Mike Brown, an…

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Ferguson Keeps Mayor Who Held Office During Mike Brown Protests

Voters in Ferguson, Mo., have re-elected James Knowles III as mayor for a third term,…

SPOTLIGHT: St. Louis Artist SMINO Talks Debut Project, blkswn

Smino is the freshest voice coming out of St. Louis since Nelly introduced mainstream to…

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Man Sentenced for Shooting at Ferguson Protest

A man found guilty of shooting and wounding two police officers who were at a…

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New Michael Brown Evidence Results in Ferguson Protest

Protesters gathered Sunday night following the release of video footage showing Michael Brown at a…

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Michael Brown Shooting: New Film Reveals Possible Overlooked Evidence

Footage from a new documentary on the Michael Brown case shows evidence that apparently contradicts…

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Standing Rock, Ferguson or Mexican Border, ‘We Are All Related’

Sunday’s long-awaited decision by the Obama administration to halt construction of the Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL) was…