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My Turn: The power of radical mothers

...militarization." If Bell sounds angry, it's because she is.Like the mothers of Freddie Gray, Walter Lamer Scott and Michael Brown, she lost her son in a senseless police shooting. Sadly, her demonstration will probably be as obscure as her plea...
National Guardsmen take up positions

...police custody. It was the worst such violence in the U.S. since the unrest that erupted last year over the death of Michael Brown, the unarmed black 18-year-old shot by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri.Political leaders and residents...
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SC paper wins Pulitzer for domestic violence coverage

...breaking news photography category for its images of the racial unrest touched off by the deadly police shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri.The Washington Post took the national reporting prize for exposing security lapses that spurred...
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Video of fatal SC police shooting may have major impact

...Garner's poor health, resulted in his death.In another explosive case last year - the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown by a white officer in Ferguson, Missouri - there was no video of the fatal shots. As in the Garner case, a grand...
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People questioned in shooting released

...Ferguson police officer fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown in August. Brown, who was black, was unarmed.Two...shoulder.12:20 P.M.The family of 18-year-old Michael Brown, whose fatal shooting by a Ferguson police officer...
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Sharpton praises response to police shooting of man

...fatally shot by white police officers, including the violent demonstrations from people in Ferguson, Missouri after Michael Brown's death.Sharpton preached at the Charity Missionary Baptist Church and commended Mayor Keith Summey and Police...
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Juneau antiviolence rally is slice of national issue in miniature

...Downtown Transit Center. Similar rallies took place across the country in support of the families of Eric Garner and Michael Brown, who died at the hands of police in New York and Missouri, respectively. Those two nationally prominent cases have...
Georgetown players stage 'I Can't Breathe' protest

...idea that had its origins after the team watched a similar grand jury decision concerning another shooting - that of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri - live on television while in the Bahamas for a holiday tournament.The coach said the players...
We must fix the criminal justice system

...Friday, Aug. 29:Weeks of protests in Ferguson, Mo., started because of a police officer killing unarmed teenager Michael Brown. But at its heart, the protests were about the ways our criminal justice system fails nonwhite Americans. The explosive...
Athletes' reaction on Twitter to Ferguson case

...Twitter to the grand jury's decision not to indict Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri:"As a society how do we do better and stop things like this happening time after time...


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