Ferguson

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Adding their voices to the growing call for justice, tens of thousands of protesters will take to the streets on Saturday in a National Day of Resistance against police brutality, racial profiling and American's broken criminal justice system. Marches in New York City and Washington D.C. are expected to draw tens of thousands of people while other...
Jon Queally, staff writer
The daughter of one of the men whose recent death at the hands of police has...
Jon Queally, staff writer
Medical students at universities across the United States held dramatic die-in...

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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."