Michael Brown’s Death Continues To Be A Catalyst For Change

By Lornet Turnbull, Waging Nonviolence. -

Michael Brown Sr. lies stock-still on his back on the floor of an art studio in St. Louis as an artist layers papier-mache on his arms, chest, and torso. Brown Sr. is a stand-in, the model for [...]

DOJ Agreement Would Stop Policing For Profit In Ferguson

By Ryan J. Reilly and Mariah Stewart, www.huffingtonpost.com -

By Ryan J. Reilly and Mariah Stewart for The Huffington Post - ST. LOUIS -- A sweeping proposed agreement between the Justice Department and Ferguson, Missouri, would bring big changes to way the [...]

Newsletter – Remembering Through Action

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, www.popularresistance.org -

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese for Popular Resistance - This week, memorials were held to mark the one year anniversary of the murder of Mike Brown which sparked the #BlackLivesMatter [...]

One Year Later: Reflections On The Ferguson Uprising

By Pamela Merritt, www.rhrealitycheck.org -

By Pamela Merritt for Reproaction - It was through a series of tweets sent by a friend who lives in Ferguson that I learned a young man had been shot and killed by a police officer. Additional [...]

This Weekend Remember #MikeBrown & The #FergusonUprising

By Staff for Popular Resistance - Since the killing of Michael Brown in Ferguson one year ago the #BlackLivesMatter movement has swept the nation. Tomorrow, there will protests in many parts of [...]

1 Yr After Mike Brown’s Death, Tef Poe & Kayla Reed Hungry For Justice

Interview with Kayla Reed and Tef Poe by Raqiyah Mays and introduction by Shenequa Golding, www.vibe.com -

Interview with Kayla Reed and Tef Poe by Shenequa Golding - White supremacy on any level does not shock me. I’m very aware of how it operates and how it manifests in the systems that oppress us, [...]

Ferguson Action Council: Mike Brown Anniversary #UnitedWeFight

By Ferguson Action Council, www.PopularResistance.org -

By Ferguson Action Council - It has been almost one year since the murder of Michael Brown, Jr. and the uprising that followed. Our movement has grown immensely and here in Ferguson and St. [...]

Lessons In Struggle & Justice From Chicago

By Prison Culture, www.usprisonculture.com -

The national protests catalyzed by the killing of Mike Brown in Ferguson last August continue even as many (including the mainstream media) have moved on. Some critics have suggested that the [...]

Six Month Vigil For Michael Brown Leads To Abusive Arrests

By Mariah Stewart, www.huffingtonpost.com -

Six months after unarmed teenager Michael Brown was killed by Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson, the tensions between police and demonstrators have not eased, as seven protesters (including [...]

Bar Complaint Filed Against McCulloch

By Carol Daniel, www.facebook.com -

A bar complaint against St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Bob McCulloch and Assistant Prosecuting Attorneys Kathi Alizadeh and Sheila Whirley has been filed regarding the handling of the [...]

Time Person Of The Year Runner-Up: Ferguson Protesters

Activists are putting some hope in Washington: the Department of Justice hasopened separate civil rights probes into the Ferguson police force and Garner’s death. In Ferguson, voter-registration [...]

Admission By Ferguson Prosecutor Could Restart Case Against Wilson

By Judd Legum, www.nationofchange.org -

Ferguson prosecutor Bob McCulloch admitted that he presented evidence he knew to be false to the grand jury considering charges against Darren Wilson. In an interview with radio station KTRS on [...]

Post-Ferguson Moment Becoming A Movement

By Dennis Trainor, Jr., www.acronymtv.wordpress.com -

Over 50 thousand demonstrators marched from Washington Square Park, uptown through the heart of the holiday shopping district at Herald Square and then downtown to a rally and speak out at one [...]

Mothers Of Slain Black Men Come To DC Seeking Justice

By Monica Hesse, www.washingtonpost.com -

Since their sons’ deaths, the mothers had collectively been to hundreds of vigils. They’d made buttons and T-shirts with their sons’ faces. They’d formed nonprofit groups in their sons’ names: [...]

Journalism Shreds Case Of Darren Wilson

By Shelby Lawson, www.kansasexposed.org -

Alright y’all. I’d like to clear a few things up. This is a general address to the long list of misconceptions and inconsistencies and abuses of power that exist surrounding the killing of Mike [...]