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Facebook, Instagram, Twitter Helped Police Track Activists of Color: ACLU

In marketing materials, surveillance developer Geofeedia called unions and activist groups "overt threats"

Nadia Prupis ·


Vowing to Fight On, Activists Honor Legacy of Ferguson's Mike Brown

"Mike Brown is a martyr," writes columnist Shaun King. "His death, and the injustice surrounding it, sparked the movement we are in right now."

Lauren McCauley ·


'Corroding Civil Liberties,' Supreme Court Codifies Unlawful Police Stops

"This case tells everyone...that your body is subject to invasion while courts excuse the violation of your rights," Justice Sonia Sotomayor wrote in the dissent

Nadia Prupis ·


'Justice is Priceless': DOJ Sues Ferguson Over Refusal to Change Discriminatory Policies

'Residents of Ferguson...have waited decades for justice. They should not be forced to wait any longer.'

Nadia Prupis ·




Comey Under Fire for Incendiary 'Ferguson Effect' Claims

As nation reels from latest incident of officer violence gone viral, FBI Director's comments called 'damaging' to police, community relations

Lauren McCauley ·


Elizabeth Warren: 'Black Lives, Black Citizens, Black Families Matter'

In speech at Edward Kennedy Institute, senator endorses human rights movement and calls for broad reforms to address institutional racism

Nadia Prupis ·


Ferguson "People's Report" Unveils Bold Plan To Achieve Racial Equity

Report addresses poverty, policing, school disparities, and other issues in St. Louis, stating, 'Make no mistake: This is about race.'

Nadia Prupis ·


Policy Failures 'Permeated All Aspects' of Police Reponse in Ferguson: Report

Latest analysis of police and community relations in Ferguson, Missouri after Michael Brown's death finds more evidence of poor communication, excessive force, and violation of protesters' constitutional rights

Nadia Prupis ·

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