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Imitation Poems

Students’ first poem assignment was to loosely or closely imitate Bob Hicok’s poem “A Primer”.  Something to consider as you read… How do these poems echo  1,353 more words

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Prosecutor Wants Photos of Michael Brown's Body Restricted

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – Attorneys for the police force and prosecutor that oversaw the grand jury investigation after Michael Brown’s 2014 death in Ferguson have asked a federal judge to consider blocking the release of “grisly” photographs of the black 18-year-old’s body to his family’s attorneys, worried they could prompt violence if leaked. 96 more words

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Judge declines to widen access to Ferguson grand jury details

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – A federal judge presiding over the wrongful-death lawsuit brought by Michael Brown’s parents declined to expand the number of people who can see sensitive grand jury details related to Brown’s 2014 death in Ferguson. 107 more words

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What's the difference between you and I?

From immigration reform to ethnic tension in Jerusalem to the Ferguson Missouri shooting the entire world is focused on the racial divide separating human beings. If I were to make the claim that there is no difference between the races it would most likely be taken tongue in cheek. 292 more words

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DO NOT RESIST (2016) New Trailer For Documentary About The State Of Policing In America

A growing number of American towns and cities are now arming themselves with expensive military-grade equipment. Do not Resist, the new documentary from Craig Atkinson looks at this phenomenon and the overall current state and possible future of policing in the United States.I’m especially curious to learn more about ‘righteous violence’ – a term apparently used in police training seminars… 62 more words

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Attorneys clash over document release in Ferguson lawsuit

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Defense attorneys in the wrongful-death lawsuit by Michael Brown’s parents cite recent ambushes of police in Texas and Louisiana among reasons against expanding who can see sensitive grand jury details related to Brown’s 2014 death in Ferguson. 468 more words

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Attorneys clash over document release in Ferguson lawsuit

KANSAS CITY, MO (AP) – Defense attorneys in the wrongful-death lawsuit by Michael Brown’s parents cite recent rampages that killed police in warning against expanding who can see unredacted grand jury transcripts related to Brown’s death. 98 more words

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