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At least 5 current Ferguson officers apart from Brown shooter figure in lawsuits - By Kimberly Kindy and Carol D. Leonnig August 30 at 7:02 PM


In this Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014, file photo, police wait to advance after tear gas was used to disperse a crowd during a protest for Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo. 338 more words

Law

How to control crowds with non-lethal force Aug 28th 2014, 21:56 by The Economist

Heavy-handed police tactics to break up riots in Ferguson, Missouri caused outrage, but new technologies designed to disperse protesters safely are not without controversy

Law Enforcement

New Flava in Ya Ear..... J. Cole and T.I!

Attention Ear Drums! The New Flavas this week are a direct result of the death of Mike Brown and others who have been wrongfully killed by law enforcement. 221 more words

#Ferguson

Old news becomes new news

From Feb 10th?  Almost no media coverage?  The main stream media needs to have a whole bottle of suppositories shoved up their collective butts to get the crap out of their brains and start going some real reporting instead of drinking coolaid and having their camera lens fogged over with ideology. 35 more words

Social Unrest

Crisis - Beware!

Crisis of faith, crisis of love,
tapping, pulling on strings,
like the god who sits above.

Wondering if all
the time in the world,
is not a moment to be wasted. 267 more words

Musings

Why Obama can’t go there - By TODD S. PURDUM | 8/19/14 8:46 PM EDT

‘But we have not made enough progress,’ Obama says about the issues in Ferguson. | AP Photos

It’s a paradox of Barack Obama’s presidency: The first African-American to run the country finds himself in the tensest racial confrontation of his tenure, but is constrained from addressing the nation’s original sin in anything but the loftiest, most dispassionate terms. 489 more words

Politics