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8 harmless objects that the police have mistaken for guns

FROM VOCATIV — After an off-duty police officer fired 17 rounds at 18-year-old Vonderrick Myers in St. Louis Wednesday night, killing the teenager, there were conflicting reports as to whether or not Myers was armed. 455 more words


Thoughts on Ferguson

why the Ferguson protests have always been about race

by L. Richards
graphic by Savannah Tate

Michael Brown was black and unarmed. This fact is important and somewhat obvious, but I’ll come back to it later. 521 more words

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