Ferguson

Police Now Have To Warn Ferguson Protesters Before Firing Tear Gas
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A judge delivered a legal victory to protesters Thursday, saying police have to warn protesters and give them time to disperse before firing tear gas. A demonstrator throws a tear gas container back at police officers in Ferguson, Missouri, on Aug. 13. Robert Cohen / MCT / St. Louis Post-Dispatch The order — which was […]

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Celebrities Show Support for the Eric Garner and Ferguson Protests
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The grand jury decisions not to indict officer Darren Wilson, the man responsible the wrongful killing of Michael Brown in Ferguson, MO last August, and not to charge NYPD officer Daniel Pantaleo for his fatal (and illegal) chokehold of Eric Garner …

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Ferguson And Eric Garner Have Made "Selma" Painfully Relevant
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It is set five decades in the past, but Ava DuVernay’s film about Martin Luther King Jr. feels shockingly timely. Atsushi Nishijima/Paramount Pictures Selma would be a good movie in any year. It is directed with elegance and power by Ava DuVernay (Middle of Nowhere), it is dynamically acted, and it was handsomely shot by […]

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Martin Freeman Says The Media Should Write About Ferguson Rather Than Obsess About "Sherlock"
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In an interview with BuzzFeed News to be published in full next week, the star of Sherlock and The Hobbit said that he doesn’t understand why everyone paid so much attention to the missing Cumberbatch shoulder photo gaffe. Getty Images / Stuart C. Wilson In an interview with BuzzFeed News about the upcoming The Hobbit: […]

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Thousands Of Students Across U.S. Stage Mass Walk Out For Ferguson
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Schools and work places across the country took part in the massive #HandsUpWalkout movement today. The #HandsUpWalkout movement, organized by the Ferguson Action group, called on people to mobilize in the wake of a grand jury's decision not to indict officer Darren Wilson for the fatal shooting of unarmed black teen, Michael Brown. fergusonaction.com In […]

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10 Photos Of The "Journey For Justice" From Ferguson To Jefferson City
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Demonstrators kicked off a seven-day, 120-mile march from the Canfield Green apartments in Ferguson, where Michael Brown was killed, to the Governor’s Mansion in Jefferson City, Missouri. The march was organized by the NAACP. About 150 people began a weeklong march Saturday from the spot in Ferguson, Missouri, where Michael Brown was shot to the […]

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We Asked Londoners What Message They Had For The People In Ferguson
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“Your voices are meaningful. Keep it up. It’s powerful.” Matthew Tucker / BuzzFeed Blessing, 22 years old. “We cannot create the world we are capable of if we don't recognise injustice.” Matthew Tucker / BuzzFeed “I think it's inconceivable that the life chances of so many people is determined by the colour of their skin.” […]

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Celebs React to Ferguson Decision
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R5 Break Up Prank▻▻http://bit.ly/11VLWfH More Celebrity News ▻▻ http://bit.ly/SubClevverNews It is a devastating day in Ferguson. A grand jury has found no probable cause for any of…

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