According to a recent survey, 72% of white people in St. Louis County do not think Darren Wilson should be charged for the fatal shooting of Michael Brown. A grand jury now has until next year to decide whether he should face criminal charges.
Attorney Ben Crump accuses the St. Louis Post-Dispatch of trying to drive web traffic with its pursuit of Michael Brown’s record.
Two construction workers who saw Michael Brown’s death are speaking to media.
Demonstrators gather in St. Louis for a protest on Missouri I-70. Police are telling the crowd that anyone blocking traffic will be arrested.
The reforms to police and court systems were unveiled during an at times tense city council meeting Tuesday night.
City planning contributed to poverty, and influenced the demonstrations that took place following the shooting death of Michael Brown.
“I don’t think that there’s any question this investigation is necessary.”
A broad civil rights investigation into the conduct of Ferguson, Missouri, police over the past several years begins this week. The probe is in addition to a federal review of the shooting of unarmed teen Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer.
Court officials respond to lawsuits and allegations that Michael Brown had a juvenile record.
With the help of libertarians, the ACLU, and a law from Maryland, the conservative legislature in Utah is leading the way in reigning in police tactics.
The protest lasted several minutes as a group of people moved onto Interstate 270 making the familiar “hands up, don’t shoot” gesture.
Ferguson Democratic Committeewoman Patricia Bynes has accused City of St. Louis Alderman Antonio French of exploiting protests for political gain.
Voto Latino and Global Grind say the best way to ensure local officials are representative of the population is by voting.
“Race is there; it exists. You’re tired of hearing about it?… Imagine how fucking exhausting it is living it.”
Alex Landau’s mother raised him to never pay attention to race, but unfortunately the rest of the world does.
“The proliferation of machine guns, silencers, armored vehicles and aircraft, and camouflage in local law enforcement units does not bode well for police-community relations, the future of our cities, or our country.”
Many people who attended the funeral had no personal connection to Brown at all. Instead, they came because they felt the case meant something to them.
The moment is now when it comes to police demilitarization, say advocates — but it won’t stay that way for long.
Michael Brown is laid to rest after being shot and killed by police officer Darren Wilson in a St. Louis, Mo. street on Aug. 9.
They want justice — for Michael Brown, and for everyone.
On a blazing Sunday afternoon, about 60 people showed up outside a bar in St. Louis to show support for the officer who killed Michael Brown.
“I want us all to take a moment of silence for Mike Brown and for peace in this country and the world.”
This year, MTV hopes to highlight the issues of racial tension in Ferguson, Mo.
What do you tell a child about the beheading of James Foley or the tragic events in Ferguson?
A large crowd gathered in Washington, D.C. Saturday night to call for justice in the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed 18-year-old black man from Ferguson, Mo.
The actor spoke to BuzzFeed about how he’s on a mission to get people to “listen without prejudice, love without limits, and reverse the hate.”
They’ll stay “as long as it takes.”
While the progressive movement rallies around Michael Brown, some service unions and police unions are dividing.
Eleven lives that were cut short for no good reason.