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The Oklahoman
Oklahoma nonprofit notesLife Foundation has announced the appointment of two new members to its board o
Oklahoma nonprofit notes
The Oklahoman / Posted yesterday
Life Foundation has announced the appointment of two new members to its board of directors: Adrianne Haslet, of Boston, and Michael Brown, of Denver. Haslet is a philanthropist, advocate and inspirational speaker. She survived the bombings at the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Prominent Ferguson activist charged with prostitution of 17Operation Help or Hush after he began raising money on Twitter to help Ferguson
Prominent Ferguson activist charged with prostitution of 17
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
Operation Help or Hush after he began raising money on Twitter to help Ferguson protesters following the shooting of Michael Brown. The organization said it aids community organizers by purchasing supplies to make signs, cover travel... Read more
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Boston Globe
Chess notesto rebrand itself as the city of chess and education rather than the city of ra
Chess notes
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
to rebrand itself as the city of chess and education rather than the city of racism and violence after the shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson. He quotes Mayor Francis Slay: “By itself it’s not going to change our image. But it adds to the... Read more
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Southwest Daily News
Louisiana adds police protections to hate-crime lawsit was a commentary on the Black Lives Matter movement, which spread quickly af
Louisiana adds police protections to hate-crime laws
Southwest Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
it was a commentary on the Black Lives Matter movement, which spread quickly after the 2014 police killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. Activists with the movement seek nationwide policing reforms. The Louisiana District... Read more
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OregonLive.com
The red herring in prosecuting officersprosecutions as vehicles for social change. Events of the past two years - inc
The red herring in prosecuting officers
OregonLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
prosecutions as vehicles for social change. Events of the past two years - including the deaths of Gray, Eric Garner, Michael Brown, Tamir Rice, Laquan McDonald and others - have propelled police killings of African American men into the... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Give them yourselvesDuring the months of upheaval following the killing of Michael Brown by a polic
Give them yourselves
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
During the months of upheaval following the killing of Michael Brown by a policeman in Ferguson, Mo., in August 2014, protesters described their standoff with the authorities by chanting, "This is what democracy looks like!" Clergy and religious... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Beyonce's big year: 'Lemonade' is her 'Purple Rain'of officers working her concert - a reaction largely due to another scene in th
Beyonce's big year: 'Lemonade' is her 'Purple Rain'
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
of officers working her concert - a reaction largely due to another scene in the visual album that shows the mothers of Michael Brown, Eric Garner and Trayvon Martin holding up photos of their sons, two of whom were killed during run-ins with... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
This Week in Black Twitter: Staying woke with BET, reliving #BlackSalonProblemsfilm's defense, it's difficult to satisfy everyone in 42 minutes. Diving into
This Week in Black Twitter: Staying woke with BET, reliving #BlackSalonProblems
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
film's defense, it's difficult to satisfy everyone in 42 minutes. Diving into the deaths of Trayvon Martin, Eric Garner, Michael Brown and Freddie Gray, the film stirred up a lot of emotions. And all of this comes just days after the acquittal... Read more
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Naples Daily News
White officer cleared in hospital death of black womanoverweight. The Tallahassee law firm Parks & Crump, which has handled cases in
White officer cleared in hospital death of black woman
Naples Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
overweight. The Tallahassee law firm Parks & Crump, which has handled cases including the deaths of Trayvon Martin and Michael Brown, has been hired by Dawson's family and is continuing its own investigation before pursing possible legal action... Read more
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Salon.com
Activist Hedy Epstein, Palestinian rights advocate and Holocaust survivor, dies at 912014, the nonagenarian Holocaust survivor was detained by St. Louis police at a
Activist Hedy Epstein, Palestinian rights advocate and Holocaust survivor, dies at 91
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
2014, the nonagenarian Holocaust survivor was detained by St. Louis police at a civil disobedience action in support of Michael Brown, an unarmed black teen who was killed by a white police officer. Epstein, who died of illness in her home in... Read more
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Brandon Sun
In police cases, black activists push reforms outside courtresponsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who lau
In police cases, black activists push reforms outside court
Brandon Sun / Posted 3 days ago
responsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who launched his activism in the wake of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, in 2014. "Most of these verdicts merely confirm that understanding." At the... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Is 'viral video effect' increasing crime?in November 2014 to explain an uptick in crime after the unrest in Ferguson, Mi
Is 'viral video effect' increasing crime?
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 3 days ago
in November 2014 to explain an uptick in crime after the unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, following the police shooting of Michael Brown in that St. Louis suburb on August 9, 2014. "It's the Ferguson effect," Dotson told reporters. "I see it not... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
In police cases, black activists push reforms outside courtresponsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who lau
In police cases, black activists push reforms outside court
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 3 days ago
responsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who launched his activism in the wake of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, in 2014. "Most of these verdicts merely confirm that understanding." At the... Read more
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ABC News
In Police Cases, Black Activists Push Reforms Outside Courtresponsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who lau
In Police Cases, Black Activists Push Reforms Outside Court
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
responsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who launched his activism in the wake of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, in 2014. "Most of these verdicts merely confirm that understanding." At the... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
In police cases, black activists push reforms outside courtresponsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who lau
In police cases, black activists push reforms outside court
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
responsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who launched his activism in the wake of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, in 2014. "Most of these verdicts merely confirm that understanding." At the... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
In police cases, black activists push reforms outside courtresponsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who lau
In police cases, black activists push reforms outside court
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
responsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who launched his activism in the wake of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, in 2014. "Most of these verdicts merely confirm that understanding." At the... Read more
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Salon.com
In police cases, black activists push reforms outside courtresponsible for their actions,” said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who lau
In police cases, black activists push reforms outside court
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
responsible for their actions,” said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who launched his activism in the wake of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, in 2014. “Most of these verdicts merely confirm that understanding.” At the... Read more
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Daily Herald
In police cases, black activists push reforms outside courtresponsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who lau
In police cases, black activists push reforms outside court
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
responsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who launched his activism in the wake of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, in 2014. "Most of these verdicts merely confirm that understanding." At the... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
In police cases, black activists push reforms outside courtresponsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who lau
In police cases, black activists push reforms outside court
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 3 days ago
responsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who launched his activism in the wake of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, in 2014. "Most of these verdicts merely confirm that understanding." At the... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
In police cases, black activists push reforms outside courtresponsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who lau
In police cases, black activists push reforms outside court
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
responsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who launched his activism in the wake of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, in 2014. "Most of these verdicts merely confirm that understanding." At the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Louisiana governor signs 'Blue Lives Matter' billYouth Project 100. The national Black Lives Matter movement spread quickly aft
Louisiana governor signs 'Blue Lives Matter' bill
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Youth Project 100. The national Black Lives Matter movement spread quickly after the 2014 police killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, and activists now seek reforms in policing nationwide. The Anti-Defamation League and... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Father suspected in death of 8-old son surrendersSonata that Crockett had been driving was found in Ferguson, at the same Canfie
Father suspected in death of 8-old son surrenders
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Sonata that Crockett had been driving was found in Ferguson, at the same Canfield Green apartment complex where 18-year-old Michael Brown was killed in a 2014 police shooting. Neighbors told police that Crockett and his wife, whose name was not... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Father suspected in death of 8-old son surrendersSonata that Crockett had been driving was found in Ferguson, at the same Canfie
Father suspected in death of 8-old son surrenders
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
Sonata that Crockett had been driving was found in Ferguson, at the same Canfield Green apartment complex where 18-year-old Michael Brown was killed in a 2014 police shooting. Neighbors told police that Crockett and his wife, whose name was not... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Louisiana's 'Blue Lives Matter' bill just became lawto the Black Lives Matter movement, which exploded following the fatal 2014 pol
Louisiana's 'Blue Lives Matter' bill just became law
The Toledo Blade / Posted 3 days ago
to the Black Lives Matter movement, which exploded following the fatal 2014 police shooting of an unarmed black teenager, Michael Brown, in Ferguson, Missouri. Black Lives Matter activists have protested what they deem as excessive force by... Read more
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Boston Globe
Black activists are looking beyond the courtroom for changecriminally responsible for their actions,’’ said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckes
Black activists are looking beyond the courtroom for change
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
criminally responsible for their actions,’’ said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who launched his activism after the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Mo., in 2014. ‘‘Most of these verdicts merely confirm that understanding.’’ At the same... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Courtney Plante case moves to arraignmentmotor vehicle theft, a Class 4 felony. Sean Overstreet, 37, reportedly devised
Courtney Plante case moves to arraignment
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
motor vehicle theft, a Class 4 felony. Sean Overstreet, 37, reportedly devised a plan with Plante that ended with Michael Brown, a teacher in Cotopaxi, being stabbed multiple times and nearly ran over by a vehicle. According to the... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Black activists are looking beyond the courtroom for changeresponsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who lau
Black activists are looking beyond the courtroom for change
KTVN Reno / Posted 4 days ago
responsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who launched his activism in the wake of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, in 2014. "Most of these verdicts merely confirm that understanding." At the... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Black activists are looking beyond the courtroom for changeresponsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who lau
Black activists are looking beyond the courtroom for change
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 4 days ago
responsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who launched his activism in the wake of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, in 2014. "Most of these verdicts merely confirm that understanding." At the... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Black activists are looking beyond the courtroom for changeresponsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who lau
Black activists are looking beyond the courtroom for change
Hawaii News Now / Posted 4 days ago
responsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who launched his activism in the wake of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, in 2014. "Most of these verdicts merely confirm that understanding." At the... Read more
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WALB Albany
Louisiana adds police protections to hate-crime lawsit was a commentary on the Black Lives Matter movement, which spread quickly af
Louisiana adds police protections to hate-crime laws
WALB Albany / Posted 4 days ago
it was a commentary on the Black Lives Matter movement, which spread quickly after the 2014 police killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. Activists with the movement seek nationwide policing reforms. The Louisiana District... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Black activists are looking beyond the courtroom for changeresponsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who lau
Black activists are looking beyond the courtroom for change
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 4 days ago
responsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who launched his activism in the wake of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, in 2014. "Most of these verdicts merely confirm that understanding." At the... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
In Freddie Gray case and others, black activists look beyond the courtroom for changeresponsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who lau
In Freddie Gray case and others, black activists look beyond the courtroom for change
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
responsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who launched his activism in the wake of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, in 2014. "Most of these verdicts merely confirm that understanding." At the... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Black activists are looking beyond the courtroom for changeresponsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who lau
Black activists are looking beyond the courtroom for change
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 4 days ago
responsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who launched his activism in the wake of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, in 2014. "Most of these verdicts merely confirm that understanding." At the... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Louisiana adds police protections to hate-crime lawsit was a commentary on the Black Lives Matter movement, which spread quickly af
Louisiana adds police protections to hate-crime laws
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 4 days ago
it was a commentary on the Black Lives Matter movement, which spread quickly after the 2014 police killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. Activists with the movement seek nationwide policing reforms. The Louisiana District... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Louisiana adds police protections to hate-crime lawsit was a commentary on the Black Lives Matter movement, which spread quickly af
Louisiana adds police protections to hate-crime laws
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 4 days ago
it was a commentary on the Black Lives Matter movement, which spread quickly after the 2014 police killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. Activists with the movement seek nationwide policing reforms. The Louisiana District... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
Black activists are looking beyond the courtroom for changeresponsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who lau
Black activists are looking beyond the courtroom for change
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 4 days ago
responsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who launched his activism in the wake of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, in 2014. "Most of these verdicts merely confirm that understanding." At the... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Black activists are looking beyond the courtroom for changeresponsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who lau
Black activists are looking beyond the courtroom for change
WGEM Quincy / Posted 4 days ago
responsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who launched his activism in the wake of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, in 2014. "Most of these verdicts merely confirm that understanding." At the... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Black activists are looking beyond the courtroom for changeresponsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who lau
Black activists are looking beyond the courtroom for change
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 4 days ago
responsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who launched his activism in the wake of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, in 2014. "Most of these verdicts merely confirm that understanding." At the... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Louisiana adds police protections to hate-crime lawsit was a commentary on the Black Lives Matter movement, which spread quickly af
Louisiana adds police protections to hate-crime laws
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 4 days ago
it was a commentary on the Black Lives Matter movement, which spread quickly after the 2014 police killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. Activists with the movement seek nationwide policing reforms. The Louisiana District... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Black activists are looking beyond the courtroom for changeresponsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who lau
Black activists are looking beyond the courtroom for change
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 4 days ago
responsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who launched his activism in the wake of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, in 2014. "Most of these verdicts merely confirm that understanding." At the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Black activists are looking beyond the courtroom for changeresponsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who lau
Black activists are looking beyond the courtroom for change
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 4 days ago
responsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who launched his activism in the wake of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, in 2014. "Most of these verdicts merely confirm that understanding." At the... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Louisiana adds police protections to hate-crime lawsit was a commentary on the Black Lives Matter movement, which spread quickly af
Louisiana adds police protections to hate-crime laws
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 4 days ago
it was a commentary on the Black Lives Matter movement, which spread quickly after the 2014 police killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. Activists with the movement seek nationwide policing reforms. The Louisiana District... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Louisiana adds police protections to hate-crime lawsit was a commentary on the Black Lives Matter movement, which spread quickly af
Louisiana adds police protections to hate-crime laws
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
it was a commentary on the Black Lives Matter movement, which spread quickly after the 2014 police killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. Activists with the movement seek nationwide policing reforms. The Louisiana District... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Black activists are looking beyond the courtroom for changeresponsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who lau
Black activists are looking beyond the courtroom for change
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 4 days ago
responsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who launched his activism in the wake of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, in 2014. "Most of these verdicts merely confirm that understanding." At the... Read more
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Black activists are looking beyond the courtroom for changeresponsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who lau
Black activists are looking beyond the courtroom for change
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 4 days ago
responsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who launched his activism in the wake of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, in 2014. "Most of these verdicts merely confirm that understanding." At the... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Louisiana adds police protections to hate-crime lawsit was a commentary on the Black Lives Matter movement, which spread quickly af
Louisiana adds police protections to hate-crime laws
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 4 days ago
it was a commentary on the Black Lives Matter movement, which spread quickly after the 2014 police killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. Activists with the movement seek nationwide policing reforms. The Louisiana District... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Black activists are looking beyond the courtroom for changeresponsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who lau
Black activists are looking beyond the courtroom for change
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 4 days ago
responsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who launched his activism in the wake of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, in 2014. "Most of these verdicts merely confirm that understanding." At the... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Louisiana adds police protections to hate-crime lawsit was a commentary on the Black Lives Matter movement, which spread quickly af
Louisiana adds police protections to hate-crime laws
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 4 days ago
it was a commentary on the Black Lives Matter movement, which spread quickly after the 2014 police killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. Activists with the movement seek nationwide policing reforms. The Louisiana District... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Black activists are looking beyond the courtroom for changeresponsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who lau
Black activists are looking beyond the courtroom for change
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 4 days ago
responsible for their actions," said Baltimore activist DeRay Mckesson, who launched his activism in the wake of the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, Missouri, in 2014. "Most of these verdicts merely confirm that understanding." At the... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Louisiana adds police protections to hate-crime lawsit was a commentary on the Black Lives Matter movement, which spread quickly af
Louisiana adds police protections to hate-crime laws
The Record Searchlight / Posted 4 days ago
it was a commentary on the Black Lives Matter movement, which spread quickly after the 2014 police killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. Activists with the movement seek nationwide policing reforms. The Louisiana District... Read more
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