1. Images of police confronting an unarmed black man protesting the fatal shooting of Michael Brown have been going viral.
Demonstrations have been taking place in Ferguson since Saturday, when a police officer fatally shot 18-year-old Brown, who was unarmed at the time. Police claim that the teen hit the officer who shot him. That account has been disputed by friends and family.
2. The picture shows a black man being surrounded by police in combat gear.
In June, The New York Times the military’s surplus combat gear being added to local police departments.