Ferguson

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
As hundreds of protesters marched to the steps of the Ferguson police station to demand an end to police brutality and racism, activists throughout the city prepared for a series of planned demonstrations in what organizers are calling a "Moral Monday" style of civil disobedience. Activist and academic Dr. Cornel West was among the first of the...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Several thousand community members marched alongside activists from around the...
Jon Queally, staff writer
A pair of mostly peaceful marches on Friday in the city of Ferguson, Missouri...

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Rage simmers on in Ferguson even as a judge turned down an ACLU move to block repressive police actions there. Still, many are speaking up and calling out what Kareem Abdul-Jabbar calls the "systemic racism (and) class warfare" against America's 50 million poor - with moves for new laws, less hardware, fundraising - without which "we will be gathering over and over again beside the dead bodies of our murdered children, parents, and neighbors."