Ferguson took a break from protests Thursday after days of at-times violent clashes with police in the wake of a grand jury’s decision in the Michael Brown case.
Protesters were “peacefully disruptive” in the St. Louis Galleria.
The comments came one day after the Ferguson police officer went on ABC to defend killing the unarmed teen.
From Los Angeles to New York City, people demonstrated after a grand jury decided not to indict Officer Darren Wilson for the killing of Michael Brown. There were arrests nationwide.
The Timbaland-produced “Tell The Children” is one more way musicians have spoken out on the events in Ferguson.
Protesters show up in Ferguson for a variety of reasons. Some want to cause chaos, while others want to stop it.
Protests continued in Ferguson and St. Louis after a grand jury decided Monday not to indict the police officer who killed Michael Brown. Joel Anderson and Jim Dalrymple II are reporting from Ferguson for BuzzFeed News.
Ferguson’s could-be Mike Browns take a furious pride in the chaos they’ve caused. Their pride arose from despair about a system that they believe has failed them over and over again.
It was to take the decision out of St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Bob McCulloch’s hands.
Groups shut down roads and bridges to protest a St. Louis County grand jury’s decision not to indict Officer Darren Wilson for shooting Michael Brown.
The Ferguson police officer who fatally shot Michael Brown spoke out for the first time Tuesday in a televised interview.
One woman’s legs were pulled under the car. Her injuries were not life threatening.
Smoldering buildings and burned-out cars sit alongside the memorial for Michael Brown, photographed from above in Ferguson, Missouri, on Tuesday afternoon.
Poet Danez Smith’s “Not An Elegy For Mike Brown” and “Alternate Names for Black Boys.” Republished with permission.
Artists didn’t stay silent amid a wave of protests after a grand jury chose not to indict Police Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of the unarmed teenager.
On truth and inching away from despondence, over generations.
Stores and police vehicles burned, dozens of people were arrested, and protesters clashed with police after officials announced that a grand jury would not file charges against Officer Darren Wilson for fatally shooting Michael Brown. Here are some of the most stunning, powerful images from Monday night into Tuesday morning in Ferguson, Missouri.
People around the nation either mentioned Ferguson or used #Ferguson in their tweets.
Les protestations ont repris cette nuit à Ferguson et un peu partout aux États-Unis, suite à la décision du grand jury de ne pas poursuivre le policier accusé d’avoir tué Michael Brown.
The officer, who is just shy of 6 feet, 4 inches tall and weighs about 210 pounds, told a grand jury he felt like a 5-year-old holding onto Hulk Hogan during the struggle.
Protesters took to the streets Monday night after a grand jury decided not to charge Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown.
Photos from the evidence considered by a grand jury showed the Ferguson police officer at a hospital after he fatally shot the unarmed black teen. Medical records showed he was advised to take Aleve if he felt pain.
Protests continued across the U.S. on Tuesday, a day after a grand jury did not indict Officer Darren Wilson, who fatally shot unarmed teen Michael Brown. Joel Anderson and Jim Dalrymple II reporting from Ferguson, Missouri, for BuzzFeed News.
“I had a reason to run, not to run from my problems, but to run towards a problem,” said Londrelle Hall.
No matter what decision the grand jury makes, the residents of Michael Brown’s apartment complex have made up their minds — they want out.
“No matter what the grand jury decides, I do not want my son’s death to be in vain.”
St. Louis County prosecutor is expected to announce at 8 p.m. CT Monday whether the grand jury decided to indict police Officer Darren Wilson for the shooting death of Michael Brown. Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon issued a state of emergency last week, calling up the National Guard to assist local law enforcement.
Gov. Jay Nixon said the National Guard will support law enforcement in the event of “unrest that might occur following the grand jury’s decision concerning the investigation into the death of Michael Brown.” The St. Louis County prosecutor has said an announcement will be made later this month.
Several hundred people joined the protest in St. Louis, Missouri. Residents of the area are waiting on a grand jury decision of whether the police officer who shot the unarmed 18-year-old will face charges.
Newly-released recordings show the fatal encounter between Officer Darren Wilson and Michael Brown lasted less than two minutes.