Ferguson

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
On Friday, activists with the country's growing racial justice movement unveiled a new campaign to end police violence, bridging protester demands with data and policy to create structural solutions to the crisis that has gripped national attention for more than a year. Launched as an online manifesto with an interactive website, Campaign Zero...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
At least 50 people were arrested outside the Thomas F. Eagleton Federal...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
A young black man was shot by police on Sunday after violence broke out during...

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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."