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Michael Brown’s Mother Reportedly Considering Running for Ferguson Council

Michael Brown's Mother Reportedly Considering Running for Ferguson Council

Michael Brown’s mother, Lezley McSpadden, revealed that she’s considering running for Ferguson City Council. She made the announcement during a panel discussion at Harvard University on Monday night. She was prompted to mention her potential candidacy by the family’s attorney, Benjamin Crump. “What I’m contemplating is running for City Council of Ferguson,” she said, drawing applause and […]

Judge Rules #BlackLivesMatter Is A Movement That Cannot Be Sued

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Black Lives Matter is a social movement, like the tea party or the civil rights movement, and therefore can’t be sued, a federal judge ruled Thursday. A police officer anonymously sued Black Lives Matter and DeRay Mckesson, a prominent activist in the movement, after being injured by a rock thrown during a protest over a […]

#BHM Dept. Of Justice Announces Civil RIghts Lawsuit Filed Against Ferguson, MO

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In the most recent development in the police brutality and civil rights issues in Ferguson, Missouri, it was announced by Unites States Attorney General Loretta Lynch  that the Department of Justice filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court against the city of Ferguson, Missouri, alleging a pattern or practice of law enforcement conduct that violates […]

City Of Ferguson Hires Former Iran-Contra Lawyer For DOJ Case

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A spokesman for the city of Ferguson confirms that it has hired attorney Dan Webb to serve as Special Counsel for negotiations with the U.S. Department of Justice Ferguson officials declined to make former Iran-Contra attorney Dan Webb, available for comment, and would not immediately release the city’s contract for his services. The Department of […]

Memorial Tree For Michael Brown Cut In Half And Memorial Stone Stolen

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KMOV.com Vandalism has been committed the day after the dedication memorial for Michael Brown in a Ferguson park Sunday A memorial tree for Michael Brown was found cut in half and a ceremonial stone that was presented by the Black Caucus of the American Library Association on Saturday, has been stolen. The memorial site was […]

Ferguson Trainer Helps Community Relieve Stress Through Fitness

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Briant K. Mitchell offers tips to a healthier lifestyle while giving hope to residents Ferguson’s popular BKM Fitness Bootcamp almost didn’t survive the drama and violence that engulfed the quiet St. Louis suburb since the shooting of Michael Brown Jr. Located on S. Florissant Road where many of the protests and media were stationed, BKM […]

Offensive E-mails Released From Ferguson

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After racial tension in Ferguson, Missouri there are now e-mails being released that shows racial jokes and offensive sayings about Blacks The country is still in an unrest after the shooting death of Michael Brown in the hands of Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson. Top City Clerk, Mary Ann Twitty exchanged emails with two Ferguson police officers […]

Civil rights charges highly unlikely for Michael Brown case

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According to a U.S. official, the FBI has completed its investigation into the fatal shooting of Michael Brown. Although the Justice Department has not yet announced whether it will file a federal civil rights charge against former Officer Darren Wilson, many experts have said it is highly unlikely this will happen due to the high legal […]

FBI Releases Composite Of Suspect In NAACP Bombing

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On Friday, as movie-goers attended the chilling and poignant release of Ava Duevarnay’s critically acclaimed 1965-based Civil Rights drama Selma, the FBI released a composite sketch of a suspect responsible for the attempting bombing of an NAACP building in Colorado Springs. The attempted bombing occurred on Tuesday, after an explosion erupted outside of the exterior […]