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Ferguson Overlooked at Presidential Debate in ‘Epicenter’ of the Black Lives Matter Movement

“Visiting the epicenter of the current movement and not speaking about police brutality, militarization, systemic racism was a clear choice—a shun that seeks to disregard the power of the movement and the plight of oppressed persons in this nation," said Ashley Yates, an early on-the-ground organizer in Ferguson originally from St. Louis, in an email to Rewire. The post Ferguson Overlooked at Presidential Debate in ‘Epicenter’ of the Black Lives Matter Movement appeared first on Rewire.
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