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Demonstration, Legislation: Hand-in-Hand Towards Progress

Posted 09/2/2014

Become the Change You Want; Correcting Police With a Discipline Movement

Posted 08/11/2014

Police Behavior, James Brown, and the Struggle Continues

Posted 08/4/2014

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Obama’s inner-Rev. Al

Posted 08/30/2014

By Clarence Page CHICAGO TRIBUNE – August 29, 2014   It’s not hard to figure out why the Rev. Al Sharpton, of all people, receives a strange new respect in President Barack Obama’s White House. Every president needs a good “anger translator.” Fans of Comedy Central’s “Key and Peele” show know what I am talking about: the combative…

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Hillary Clinton Breaks Silence On Michael Brown, Ferguson Unrest [VIDEO]

Posted 08/28/2014

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton broke nearly three weeks of silence Thursday on the fatal police shooting of an unarmed 18-year-old in Missouri,…

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Ferguson Raises Questions Around Traditional, Social Media Activism

Posted 08/28/2014

The Black community is, in large part, coming together to speak out against the tragedy of Michael Brown’s death in Ferguson, Mo. Many on social…

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NYers: Sharpton ‘Positive’, Overwhelmingly Favor as Important Leader

Posted 08/27/2014

Many in Poll See Sharpton as ‘Positive’ Police Commissioner Bratton Sees Approval Rating Drop WALL STREET JOURNAL – BY MIKE VILENSKY The Rev. Al Sharpton—whose profile has been raised recently amid the outcry over the death of Eric Garner while in police custody—is considered a “positive force” in the city by nearly half of New Yorkers, according…

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NewsOne Exclusive: Mourners Bid Farewell To Michael Brown, Demand Justice [VIDEO]

Posted 08/27/2014

More than five thousand people gathered at Friendly Temple Baptist Church in St. Louis for the funeral of Michael Brown. Among the mourners: Rev. Jesse Jackson,…

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NewsOne Now Audio Podcast: Ferguson And The World Will Never Forget Michael Brown

Posted 08/26/2014

Podcast: Download Thousands attended the homegoing service of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo. and heard powerful testimony about the slain 18-year-old. Among those who spoke…

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Celebrities, Activists And Thousands Of Others Mourn Michael Brown At Funeral

Posted 08/26/2014

A reported 4,500 people gathered Monday at Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church in St. Louis to mourn the death of slain Ferguson, Mo. youth, Michael Brown, who…

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‘We Will Not Go Back’ March Brings Eric Garner’s Killing Back to the Forefront

Posted 08/25/2014

The killings of unarmed black men Eric Garner, Michael Brown, Ezell Ford and John Crawford III all happened in rapid succession over the past few weeks.…

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NewsOne Exclusive: Mike Brown’s Father And The Parents Of Trayvon Martin Speak At ‘Peace Fest’ In St. Louis [VIDEO]

Posted 08/25/2014

Trayvon Martin’s parents help spread the message of peace while visiting Better Family Life’s Peace Festival in support of Michael Brown’s parents. The festival drew…

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