Ferguson

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Emails sent and received by Ferguson's former court clerk as well as two former supervisors in the police department offer further evidence of the systemic racism that coursed through the city where black 18-year-old Michael Brown was shot dead by white police officer Darren Wilson last year. The e-mails, released to The Washington Post in...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Three police agencies in Missouri agreed on Thursday to cut back on the use of...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
A United Nations panel will consider on Thursday whether the U.S. Department of...

Further

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."