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Key Figures in the Ferguson, Missouri, Shooting

ABC News - 18 Aug 2014
A look at the key figures in the case of 18-year-old Michael Brown, who was unarmed when he was fatally shot by a Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Aug. 9 — a death that has stoked days of violent unrest north of St. Louis. ———. MICHAEL BROWN.
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Ferguson, equity and health, three years later

St. Louis American - 17 Aug 2017
Recently I wrote about underlying determinants of health, and how the Missouri Foundation for Health views health from a broad perspective. When we think about health this way, we realize that so many of the factors that led to the tragedy in Ferguson ...
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How Ferguson, Mo., Changed America ... and Me

The Root - 09 Aug 2017
On Aug. 9, 2014, in Ferguson, Mo., a police officer named Darren Wilson fired at least six bullets into the head and body of an unarmed, 18-year-old named Michael Brown Jr. Four hours later, they finally removed Michael Brown's body from the sweltering ...
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You Need to Watch This Documentary on Ferguson

VICE - 15 Aug 2017
In the aftermath of Michael Brown's murder, many traveled to Ferguson, Missouri, to protest. The streets were lined with picket signs and megaphones—instruments designed to amplify the human voice. The objective was clear: Demonstrators wanted to not ...
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Empowerment Center to Open in Ferguson at Burned Store Site

U.S. News & World Report - 26 Jul 2017
In this Tuesday, July 25, 2017, photo, a construction worker helps with finishing touches at the new Ferguson Empowerment Center in Ferguson, Mo. The new $3 million center will house an Urban League office focused on job training and placement.
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In Truth and Reconciliation, First Thing's First—The Truth

YES! Magazine - 17 Aug 2017
Davis' call came in the wake of the Ferguson, Missouri, protests following the police killing of Michael Brown. She wrote, “A Ferguson Truth and Reconciliation process based on restorative justice (RJ) principles could not only stop the epidemic ...
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Missouri History Museum saving artifacts from unrest in Ferguson

KSDK - 10 Aug 2017
ST. LOUIS - It's been three years since Michael Brown was killed. His death and the unrest that followed threw Ferguson into the national and international spotlight. The events in Ferguson are part of an exhibit now on display at the Missouri History ...
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PFHOF Sponsor CENTENE Stepping Up in Ferguson, Missouri

Pro Football Hall of Fame - 20 Jul 2017
The Pro Football Hall of Fame and the Centene Foundation created a new three-year partnership this year dedicated to improving and changing lives. To date, there have been four Strong Youth Strong Communities clinics with Gold Jackets Aeneas Williams, ...
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Cindy Lange-Kubick: 'Fear and hate are like quicksand. Walk around.'

Lincoln Journal Star - 17 Aug 2017
I wrote about Riggs when she returned from Ferguson, Missouri, three years ago, standing in solidarity after the death of Michael Brown. She's been a columnist for my paper, writing about gospel music and creating community, the importance of becoming ...
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'Bullets are Hot, and They are Very Painful'

Free Times - 16 Aug 2017
His shooting by Groubert came just more than three weeks after the shooting death of Michael Brown by police in Ferguson, Missouri. The Ferguson incident inspired boisterous protests and touched off the still-roiling national discussion about unarmed ...
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Ferguson Shooting Kills 1 Person, Hospitalizes Another

U.S. News & World Report - 30 Jul 2017
Ferguson Shooting Kills 1 Person, Hospitalizes Another. Police in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, Missouri, are investigating a shooting that killed one person and critically injured another. July 30, 2017, at 11:21 a.m.. MORE. LinkedIn · StumbleUpon ...

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