Wednesday, December 11, 2019

Tag: michael brown

Polls Reveal Racial Divide in How Blacks,...

As can be expected, there are stark racial divisions in how America sees and understands what is going on in Ferguson, Missouri — whites...

Holder Travels to Ferguson as Obama’s Racial...

President Obama's announcement that he is sending Attorney General Eric Holder to Ferguson tomorrow to more closely monitor the situation has raised questions about...

Keke Palmer Addresses Critics Over Her Response...

As she prepares for her historical role as the first African-American to play Cinderella on Broadway beginning Sept. 9, Keke Palmer has also expressed...

From NY to Atlanta, Michael Brown Protests...

The shooting of Michael Brown, the unarmed 18-year-old who was fatally shot multiple times by a Ferguson, Mo., police officer, has sparked rallies and...

Angry Protests Return to Ferguson After Police...

After a much-heralded day of calm in Ferguson, Missouri, tensions and anger revisited the town Friday night, with the outrage of protesters seemingly prompted by law...

Michael B. Jordan ‘Can’t Make Sense’ of...

Michael Brown, Eric Garner, John Crawford III and Oscar Grant are only a few of the Black men who have died at the hands...

Obama Says ‘No Excuse’ for Ferguson Police...

While President Barack Obama scolded those who use protesting the death of Michael Brown as a "cover for vandalism or looting," he strongly criticized the Ferguson,...

Outrage in Ferguson Continues, While Hackers Claim...

As the world watches the unbelievable scenes out of Ferguson, Missouri, where police in combat gear and armored vehicles aim their weapons at residents...

Obama Calls Brown Shooting ‘Heartbreaking’; Authorities Refuse...

President Obama yesterday called the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown "heartbreaking," while authorities in Ferguson, Missouri, still refuse to release the name of...

Holder Calls for Review of Brown Shooting...

 Authorities in Ferguson, Missouri, hope they've seen an end to the angry outbursts of violence that have wracked the community since the Saturday killing...

Police Version of Fatal Shooting of Michael...

  As the nation's eyes turn to the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson and many African-Americans find themselves dismayed by yet another Black man slain...

Concerned Community Comes Together After Police Officer...

A heartbroken community in Missouri has come together to mourn the loss of an unarmed Black teen who was reportedly shot multiple times by a...

Jesse Jackson: Legacy of Famous Fathers—Hard Paths...

It is difficult to follow in the footsteps of famous parents. Just ask one of Martin Luther King Jr.’s children, or a Kennedy clan member,...