Justice

Michael Brown, a victim of "broken windows." His alleged crime was walking on the street instead of on a sidewalk

The release of two African-American men from...

Ferguson Police chief Tom Jackson

The Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law (Lawyers’ Committee) applauds today’s announcement by Attorney General Eric H...

Air crises nowadays can be sparked by rage and reclining seats

I’ll never forget the first I ever flew on an airplane. It was back during the late 1970’s.

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Does Speaker Boehner, seated behind Obama, look like he wants to work with the president?

Despite these last few months of hot and lazy days, it’s been hard not to...

The prison-industrial complex – or PIC – may sound like a relatively innocuous term. It is generally defined as “the rapid expansion of the U.S. inmate population due to the political influence of...

The new police state in Ferguson

Michael Brown has now been laid to rest, over two weeks after his August 9 execution-style killing by Ferguson Police Officer...

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The Brookings...

Ferguson Police Chief Jackson's priority was playing the race card after Michael Brown was summarily killed

On Aug. 9, police in Ferguson...

Et tu Putin?

[Commentary]

Ferguson, Missouri is a flashpoint.

The racial tensions, the over-militarized response of the police force...

Oprah gets the treatment

[FUNdraising Good Times]

In the heat of summer having a bucket of ice water thrown on you may not be a bad thing...

Prosecutor Bob McCulloch refuses to step down even after more than 70,000 petition signatures demanding he do so

[Speaking Truth To Power]

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Michael Brown -- latest victim of historical police brutality against Black males

Past Is Prologue

Marcus Mosiah Garvey once said...

McCulloch

[Publisher's Comment]

Bob McCulloch is already in a lose-lose situation and must be fired.

If he continues as prosecutor...

Eric Holder

After arriving in Ferguson this morning Attorney General Eric Holder attended a meeting organized by the Community Relations Service (CRS) that...

[Community Announcement]

At 6:30 p.m. CT, clergy will gather at Schnuck’s at Ladue Crossing (8867 Ladue Road) in Clayton, Missouri, and march to the County Prosecutor Bob...

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