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Ferguson Police Officer Wilson’s Account of Michael Brown Shooting

Ferguson Police Officer Wilson’s Account of Michael Brown Shooting

The first public account of the Michael Brown shooting by Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson has been released. According to federal law enforcement officials that have been briefed on the civil rights investigation into the shooting, Wilson told investigators that he was in fear for his life, pinned in his vehicle with Brown struggling to take […]

Activist Cornel West Arrested During Ferguson Protest [Video]

Activist Cornel West Arrested During Ferguson Protest [Video]

On Monday hundreds of protesters launched another day of demonstrations in Ferguson over the killing of the unarmed teenager Michael Brown. As the people committed acts of civil disobedience well-known activist Dr. Cornel West was not only knocked over during a testy exchange between police officers and protesters, but also arrested. Cornel Ronald West has […]

Ferguson Police Officer Shot; Suspect at Large

Ferguson Police Officer Shot; Suspect at Large

KSDK NewsChannel in St. Louis, Mo., is reporting that a police officer in Ferguson has been shot in the arm. The officer survived the shooting and the suspect is still at large. Ferguson, Mo., has been the scene of tension between police and residents since an unarmed black man was shot and killed by police […]

Celebrating Oktoberfest in Missouri Rhineland Community

Celebrating Oktoberfest in Missouri Rhineland Community

Oktoberfest events begin in late September through October in cities and towns with a historic German heritage. The celebration is particularly meaningful in Hermann, Missouri, known for its German traditions, museums, and award-winning wines and vineyards. Located on the steep banks of the Missouri River, the area resembled the Rhine Valley in Germany. Like its […]

In Ferguson, Group of People Have Brought Lawsuit Against Local Law Enforcement

In Ferguson, Group of People Have Brought Lawsuit Against Local Law Enforcement

In Ferguson, Missouri, a group of people who have been caught in the unrest after a white police officer shot and killed a black teenager, brought a lawsuit against local law enforcement officials on Thursday. It stated that civil rights were allegedly violated through numerous arrests and also from police attacks with tear gas and […]

Unproven Audio Recording That Could Have Caught Michael Brown Shooting Being Examined

Unproven Audio Recording That Could Have Caught Michael Brown Shooting Being Examined

There are reports being made to the media that an unproven audio recording which could have possibly caught the shooting of Michael Brown is being examined by the FBI. News that a taped recording had surfaced was revealed to the media, although the source stated it had not individualistically made any confirmation that the alleged […]

Police Practices Must Avoid Killing Unarmed Black Men

Police Practices Must Avoid Killing Unarmed Black Men

It should be obvious that there are problems between the police and the residents of Ferguson, Missouri, and it should be equally apparent that the abhorrent police practices of killing unarmed black men, whether intentional or accidental must be avoided. The violence that has erupted after the murder of an 18-year-old robbery suspect by a white police officer […]

A Day of Peace in Ferguson to Mourn the Death of Michael Brown [Video]

A Day of Peace in Ferguson to Mourn the Death of Michael Brown [Video]

The family of Michael Brown has requested a cease from protests in order to observe a day of peace as the family mourns their loss. The funeral services for 18-year-old Brown, who was killed by a Ferguson police offer on August 9, will convene this morning at 10 a.m. and will be a public memorial. […]

Ferguson Streets Burn With Rage in Obama’s Absence [Video]

Ferguson Streets Burn With Rage in Obama’s Absence [Video]

The streets of Ferguson still burn with rage as they prepare for to lay Michael Brown’s body to rest. Residents are furious that their African-American president has not shown his face during this time of tragedy. Many have said they understand Obama is the leader of the free world and has a lot of pertinent […]

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Offers to Cover Funeral for Michael Brown

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Offers to Cover Funeral for Michael Brown

The Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., standing in their tradition of social justice and service, has offered to pay the entire expenses associated with the memorial and funeral services for Michael Brown. Brown, the unarmed teen, was shot to death by Darren Wilson, a Ferguson police officer, on August 9. The funeral service has been […]

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