Cities Make Police Changes After Unrest Over Citizen Deaths
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Cities Make Police Changes After Unrest Over Citizen Deaths

    The fatal shooting of Michael Brown, a black 18-year-old, by a white Ferguson,…

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Black Lives Matter: Coming to a Museum Near You?
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Black Lives Matter: Coming to a Museum Near You?

    WASHINGTON (NPR) — As we approach the one-year anniversary of unarmed black youth…

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Black Lives Matter Organizers Labeled as “Threat Actors” by Cybersecurity Firm
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Black Lives Matter Organizers Labeled as “Threat Actors” by Cybersecurity Firm

Brandon Ellington Patterson, MOTHER JONES   BALTIMORE (Mother Jones) — Documents from a “crisis management”…

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Michael Brown, Sr.: ‘A Piece of Me is Gone’
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Michael Brown, Sr.: ‘A Piece of Me is Gone’

Yamiche Alcindor, USA TODAY   ST. LOUIS (USA Today) — The father of Michael Brown…

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A Visit to ‘Ground Zero’ in Ferguson to Honor Michael Brown Jr.
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A Visit to ‘Ground Zero’ in Ferguson to Honor Michael Brown Jr.

by Ashahed M. Muhammad Special to the NNPA from The Final Call FERGUSON, Mo. – It…

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U.S. Mayors Say Ferguson Could Happen To Us
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U.S. Mayors Say Ferguson Could Happen To Us

(Politico) – The leaders of America’s cities have serious concerns about race relations, minority communities…

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Urban League Breaks Ground at Burnt-Out QuikTrip Site
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Urban League Breaks Ground at Burnt-Out QuikTrip Site

By Mariah Stewart Special to the NNPA from the St. Louis American The burnt-out QuikTrip…

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To Be Equal: Breaking New Ground in Ferguson, Mo.
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To Be Equal: Breaking New Ground in Ferguson, Mo.

By Marc H. Morial NNPA Columnist   “Up from a past that’s rooted in pain…

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US Judge Narrows Michael Brown Family Suit Against Ferguson
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US Judge Narrows Michael Brown Family Suit Against Ferguson

ALAN SCHER ZAGIER, Associated Press ST. LOUIS (AP) — A federal judge has narrowed a…

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Radical Mike Brown Exhibit Opens in Chicago
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Radical Mike Brown Exhibit Opens in Chicago

By Terry Shropshire Special to the NNPA from The Chicago Defender     CHICAGO (NNPA)…

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