Posts Tagged ‘Michael Brown



20
Aug
14

What The Ferguson/STL County PD Did While The World Watched

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19
Aug
14

“I Love This Country; I Wish That My Country Loved Me.”

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The great irony of the USA; we will go far abroad to protect the rights of selected persecuted minorities, we will speak about fair elections, we will condemn others for their failures in human rights, while in our own country we have long been guilty of these sins ourselves. The leaders and citizens of other countries are well aware of this hypocrisy. When they sit across negotiating tables they will have as ammunition the long voting lines and all of the moves to hinder and deny the right to vote, the many tales of members of an oppressed minority gunned down in the streets, unarmed, peacefully protesting citizens being persecuted by heavily armed police (so much for our much-vaunted constitutional rights), a national media, financed and controlled by a small group of wealthy white men, and a white majority that hates and does all that it can to marginalize and destroy a small minority (that is still less than 13% of the overall population).

What can we dare to say to others when we have not cleaned up our own house, when we are guilty of the same crimes that we dare to take other countries to task? It is more than time that we truly take up all of our country’s ills and make a final push to cure them. For far too long, the sores have been covered with band aids, but it is so easy to pull them off and to see the infection underneath. When Buddhist monks, Amnesty International, and the war-torn and savaged Palestinans are compelled to reach out to help American citizens who are being persecuted from all sides, shows just how bad our unresolved racial issues are. I am sick and tired of being sick and tired. I love this country; I wish that my country loved me.

18
Aug
14

Live From Ferguson

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9:30 AM Central Time: Medical Examiner Michael Baden, Michael Brown’s attorneys and family will hold a press conference to discuss his autopsy

17
Aug
14

“This Is About Finding Justice For A Kid That Was Shot”

Thank you @IJesseWilliams for speaking truth!

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Powerful words from Captain Ron Johnson

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17
Aug
14

Yes, Ferguson PD. The World Is Watching

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17
Aug
14

Truth In All Its Forms

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16
Aug
14

Ferguson Demands Answers

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16
Aug
14

‘The Signs of Babes’

@AntonioFrench: From the signs of babes. #Ferguson

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Live streaming from Ferguson here

Stay safe, Ferguson.

16
Aug
14

A Tweet or Two: #Ferguson #MikeBrown

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16
Aug
14

The Lies Of The Ferguson PD

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