Ferguson Protests

Is Indiana’s senior United State Senator and former Ambassador to Germany Dan Coats a member of the Ku Klux Klan?  That’s the buzz on the Internet and social media according to a group called Operation KKK. They promised, on the anniversary of protests last year in Ferguson, Missouri; to release the names of up to […]

The municipal court judge in Ferguson, Mo. ordered the withdrawal of all arrest warrants issued before December 31, 2014

The fatal police shooting of a Black teenager in St. Louis Wednesday sparked more protests in a city already plagued with racial tension

Longtime civil rights activist Dr. Benjamin Chavis has this to say about people who complain they’re tired of protest marches: “A lot of people say…

Just a day after the anniversary of Michael Brown’s death, the city of Ferguson was placed in a state of emergency, leaving many to realize not much…

As a community grapples with the one-year anniversary of the death of Michael Brown and yet another Black male shot by police in Ferguson, Missouri,…

Tyrone Harris, the 18-year-old that was shot by Ferguson police after allegedly firing at officers at the one-year anniversary of the protests in the city,…

In settlement of a lawsuit brought by Ferguson, Mo. protesters, three police agencies will restrict use of tear gas and other chemical weapons on crowds, according…

It was an unprecedented speech on Lincoln’s Birthday as James B. Comey, director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) gave a frank, eye opening speech about Law Enforcement and Race at Georgetown University.  Speaking in a hall named after Father Patrick Francis Healy, an ex-slave who later became the first Black Jesuit priest and […]

It’s no secret that some college students like to, well, “turn up,” over spring break. But, some activists in Ferguson, Mo., are asking students to…

Two of the young activists who have organized and held protests in the Ferguson and St. Louis areas protesting the death of Michael Brown and other injustices and atrocities against young African-Americans appeared on Afternoons with Amos to talk about the situation in Ferguson, the mood of young people and young activists and much more.  […]

The Huffington Post is reporting that #BlackLivesMatter, the social movement formulated to protest against violence and oppression in the African American community, officially condemned the…