‘Until the Flood’ Revisits Racial Divide After Michael Brown Was Shot

‘Until the Flood’ Revisits Racial Divide After Michael Brown Was Shot

, The shooting of Michael Brown, a unarmed black 18-year old, five and a half years ago focused national attention on Ferguson, Mo. A white 28-year-old police officer, Darren Wilson, shot him dead after he allegedly robbed a convenience store. The aftermath piqued the interest of Pulitzer Prize finalist, actress and playwright Dael Orlandersmith. She […]

Ferguson Slammed With Lawsuit by Department of Justice

Ferguson Slammed With Lawsuit by Department of Justice

The Department of Justice is filing a civil lawsuit against Ferguson, Missouri on Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016, due to the numerous constitutional violations conducted by of the Ferguson Police Department. The civil lawsuit is happening one day after the city refused a negotiated deal that would have reformed the police department, which has been under […]

Ferguson Police Department Found to Have Racial Bias

Ferguson Police Department Found to Have Racial Bias

An investigation into the acts of police officers in Ferguson has now released information that the Department of Justice believes the Ferguson Police Department to have racial bias. The investigation came as a result of the Michael Brown shooting, in which the officer responsible for the death of Brown was found not guilty by the […]