Fusion More than 100 days after Mike Brown’s death, protests at the Ferguson Police Department remain a nightly occurrence. But police have reacted more aggressively in recent days, carrying out arrests.
Days before a grand jury announcement is expected on whether Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson will be indicted for killing an unarmed black teenager, Mike Brown, the FBI has reportedly targeted and caught two men with alleged connections...Show More Summary
Shaun King, Daily Kos: For 104 days, the police have lied and said Mike Brown was killed 35 feet away from Darren Wilson's SUV. It was actually 148 feet. This distance is essential to the defense and how Darren Wilson must demonstrate...Show More Summary
Mike Brown was shot dead in Ferguson, Missouri on August 9, 2014. Michael Brown robbed a local Ferguson convenience store shortly before his death. Then Brown smashed police officer Darren Wilson in the face, severely injuring Wilson, before he was … Continue reading ?
Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson is negotiating his resignation. [Salon] The police have been lying about the distance between Mike Brown’s body and Darren Wilson’s car, which affects the argument about whether Wilson was genuinely in danger and thus justified in shooting to kill. [RawStory] Meanwhile, Uber CEO Travis Kalanick has compared the company’s struggles [...]
Resignation is nice…but an arrest would be MUCH better. SMH.
Slain teenager Michael Brown’s father asks Ferguson residents to stay calm as they wait for a grand jury to decide the fate police officer Darren Wilson, the police officer who shot the teen. [FLASHBACK: Mike Brown’s Mother Speaks Re: Disturbing Autopsy Reports & More… (VIDEO)] The video, released by STLForward.com, features Michael Brown Sr. Show More Summary
For 104 days, the police have lied and said Mike Brown was killed 35 feet away from Darren Wilson's SUV. It was actually 148 feet. This distance is essential to the defense and how Darren Wilson must demonstrate that he "reasonably feared...Show More Summary
Yes. They actually did this. Because Michael Brown = lynching. "Blood on the leaves" #Ferguson https://t.co/aWppE6qtDd — Cassandra (@CassandraRules) November 21, 2014 Mike Brown was shot dead in Ferguson, Missouri on August 9, 2014. Michael Brown robbed a local Ferguson … Continue reading ?
An activist claims that police in Ferguson, Missouri have deliberately misled the public about the distance between Darren Wilson’s department-issued SUV — where his confrontation with Michael Brown began — and the location of Brown’s body. Police claimed — and the...
In a detailed investigation complete with the above video, the Daily Kos reports that the distance between Darren Wilson's SUV and the point on Canfield Drive where Michael Brown collapsed was not 35 feet, as Ferguson police have been saying for over 100 days: rather, it was 148 feet. Read more...
While the racial optics surrounding the murder of Mike Brown and protests in Ferguson, Mo. have been magnified in the media, one photojournalist is attempting to look at the story through a different lens. Atlanta-based photographer Steven Saphore is using infrared photography to challenge racial perception.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
Mike Brown was not killed 35 feet away from Darren Wilson's SUV. His final fall was at least 108 feet away from Darren Wilson's SUV. This 300 percent difference is actually a very big deal and is a significant part of Darren Wilson's defense. Show More Summary
Presiding Bishop Charles E. Blake, Sr. Bishop Charles E. Blake Sr, presiding bishop of the Church of God in Christ, threatened to pull future conventions from St. Louis unless there is “justice” in the Mike Brown shooting. The Business Journal … Continue reading ?
Sharpton spoke at robber Mike Brown’s funeral. Al Sharpton’s National Action Network released its list of national protest sites across the US following the St. Louis County grand jury decision on the Mike Brown case is announced. The New York … Continue reading ?
St. Louis County Prosecutor Robert McCulloch told reporters the grand jury would meet on Friday this week. The St. Louis County Courthouse in Clayton, Missouri. The St. Louis County grand jury had been meeting on Wednesdays. CNN reported: The grand … Continue reading ?
Three months later and there’s still no headstone. (CNN) Amid calls for the officer to receive the death penalty, awards and talk show appearances, marches, a brawl and a trip to Geneva decrying his body on the street for four … Continue reading ?
Ian Buck May Day in Seattle, circa 2012. Seattle police believe the grand jury decision on the shooting of Mike Brown—specifically, whether or not to charge the Ferguson, Missouri policeman Darren Wilson for the unarmed 18-year-old's...Show More Summary
Fusion Nyle Fort recently focused his activism in Ferguson, where officer Darren Wilson killed Mike Brown, an unarmed black teenager, on Aug. 9. Fort was one of thousands of community leaders to descend on the small St. Louis suburb and lend his voice to the protest known as #FergusonOctober. It was an opportunity to deliver a very simple message to the world: #BlackLivesMatter.