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A Look Back on the Death of Mike Brown in Ferguson

by Teddy Grant   Aug 09, 2018

Thursday marks the four-year anniversary of the fatal police shooting of unarmed teenager Mike Brown in Ferguson, Mo. Brown’s death at the hands of... Read More

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

by Teddy Grant   Aug 08, 2018

A Black councilman defeated a seven-term prosecuting attorney, who made national news over the investigation surrounding the shooting death of Mike Brown in 2014,... Read More

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Michael Brown’s Mother Considering Run for Ferguson City Council

by Christina Santi   Apr 24, 2018

Lezley McSpadden the mother of Michael Brown has revealed that she is thinking about running for a seat on Ferguson’s City Council according to... Read More

Ferguson Protester Pictured in Iconic Photo Found Dead

Ferguson Protester Pictured in Iconic Photo Found Dead

by #teamEBONY   May 05, 2017

Edward Crawford, the St. Louis resident widely known for an iconic photo epitomizing the 2014 Ferguson protest, has died. NBC News reports that Crawford’s... Read More

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

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

by #TeamEbony   Apr 28, 2017

In an unflinching look at the Ferguson uprising following the death of Mike Brown, an unarmed teen who was shot by police officers in... Read More


Man Sentenced for Shooting at Ferguson Protest

by #teamEBONY   Mar 17, 2017

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   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

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Ferguson Attorneys Attempt to Block Release of Mike Brown Photos

by Shantell E. Jamison   Aug 25, 2016

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   Aug 24, 2016

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   Aug 12, 2016

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