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John Legend Wears 'Don't Shoot' T-Shirt At Hollywood Bowl

John Legend Wears ‘Don’t Shoot’ T-Shirt At Hollywood Bowl

by Raven Rakia on August 21 2014, 5:43PM

‘Hands up! Don’t shoot’ has been a rallying call in Ferguson for the past week and a half.

Topics: Ferguson, /NOW

Organizers Say St. Louis Police Harassing Church's School Used As A 'Safe Haven'

Organizers Say St. Louis Police Harassing Church’s School Used As A ‘Safe Haven’

by Raven Rakia on August 21 2014, 5:23PM

They say police have visited the church three times and promised that they’d be back

Topics: Ferguson, /NOW

Eyewitness Video of Kajieme Powell Shooting Contradicts Police Story

Eyewitness Video of Kajieme Powell Shooting Contradicts Police Story

by Raven Rakia on August 21 2014, 2:09PM

Officers showed up with their guns already drawn—which is inconsistent with the police chief’s statement

Topics: Ferguson, /NOW

Ramarley Graham's Parents Drop Off Petition, Rally For Federal Investigation

Ramarley Graham’s Parents Drop Off Petition, Rally For Federal Investigation

by Raven Rakia on August 21 2014, 11:51AM

The petition has more than 33,000 signatures

Topics: Criminal Justice, /NOW

Cop In Ferguson Who Yelled

Cop In Ferguson Who Yelled “I Will F—king Kill You” Removed from Duty

by Raven Rakia on August 20 2014, 5:24PM

ACLU of Missouri said the police officer’s conduct was ‘wholly unacceptable’

Topics: Ferguson, /NOW

St. Louis Prosecutor Says Grand Jury Decision Could Take Until October

St. Louis Prosecutor Says Grand Jury Decision Could Take Until October

by Raven Rakia on August 20 2014, 3:30PM

The grand jury will meet once a week

Topics: Ferguson, /NOW

Another Night in Ferguson: Arrests, Pepper Spray and Gun Aimed Right to the Chest

Another Night in Ferguson: Arrests, Pepper Spray and Gun Aimed Right to the Chest

by Raven Rakia on August 20 2014, 2:53PM

47 people were arrested for failure to disperse on Tuesday night

Topics: Ferguson, /NOW

Cornel West Calls Out Obama's Hypocrisy on Ferguson

Cornel West Calls Out Obama’s Hypocrisy on Ferguson

by Raven Rakia on August 20 2014, 11:44AM

‘The hypocrisy is overwhelming there. Spare me.’

Topics: Ferguson, /NOW