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Ferguson: What the Media Won’t Show

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As we all know, when it comes to black and brown people, the media oftentimes does not accurately tell our story.  They will twist and turn it around, until even Hitler seems like a Saint.  Yes, there were some looting that occurred in St. Louis,  but the majority of the protesters in Ferguson, have been peaceful demonstrators.  

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African American teacher fired for calling students ‘lazy n*gg*rs’ may get her job back

A black Florida math teacher who was fired after referring to students as “lazy n*gg*rs” may soon get her job back.

Joyce Quiller, 51, received a termination letter from the school district in February after allegations that she led a profanity-filled classroom surfaced.

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‘Anonymous’ hacker group releases name of alleged cop who killed Michael Brown, police say name is wrong

The internet hacking group “Anonymous” released on Twitter what they claimed to be the alleged name of the Ferguson, Missouri police officer who shot and killed 18-year-old Michael Brown last weekend.

The group then warned that they will release the officer’s photo, then his address, and next full documents within hours if the St. Louis County Police Department does not respond.

But officials say the name is not that of the officer involved in the shooting.

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New witness comes forward in Michael Brown shooting

A second witness has come forward to give her account of the fatal shooting by a Ferguson, Missouri police officer that left 18-year-old Michael Brown dead.

Tiffany Mitchell, says she witnessed a police officer shoot and kill the unarmed teenager as she was driving. 

Dorian Johnson, who was with Brown at the time of the shooting, described the incident as Brown being “shot like an animal.” He was the first person to come forward and speak to the public about the incident.

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Another Shooting Committed by the Biggest Gang in America: The Police

The media continues to stigmatize Blacks with full force and propaganda, convincing viewers that they are corrupt and violent. Calling Blacks thugs, further implying that our days consist of gun and gang violence thus bringing to conclusion that this is what greatly contributes to the destruction of the Black community.

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Feds investigating claims of civil rights violations at Chicago schools

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The U.S. Department of Education has launched an official investigation into alleged discrimination taking place at two public schools located on Chicago’s South Side.

Course offerings at Dyett High and Mollison Elementary have been slashed to the point where physical education classes are only available online. 

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Op-ed: America Is Not For Black People

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The following post was written by Greg Howard. It originally appears on Deadspin under the title, “America Is Not For Black People.”

By: Greg Howard

The United States of America is not for black people. We know this, and then we put it out of our minds, and then something happens to remind us. Saturday, in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, Mo., something like that happened: An unarmed 18-year-old black man was executed by police in broad daylight.

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Mother arrested for helping son conduct ‘fire challenge’

A Charlotte, North Carolina woman is facing charges after police say she helped her son set himself on fire in a stunt known as the “fire challenge.”

The viral challenge shows individuals, mostly who are young, pouring alcohol or some other flammable liquid on their body while they stand in the tub. They then light their bodies on fire as someone videotapes them. 

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Unarmed black man Ezell Ford fatally shot by police

According to family members, a 25-year-old man was complying with police orders when he was fatally shot by LAPD officers in the Florence neighborhood South Los Angeles.

Officers responded to a report of a possible officer-involved shooting at the intersection of West 65th Street and South Broadway late Monday evening. 

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Teen convicted in Steubenville rape case back on school football team

One of two teens convicted in the explosive rape case in Steubenville, Ohio is back on the team.

Ma’lik Richmond practiced with the team Monday as a wide receiver. 

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