#Ferguson: Jon Stewart Takes Down Fox on Racism

Jon Stewart takes down Fox on racism and Ferguson. The Daily Show Get More: Daily Show Full Episodes,The Daily Show on Facebook,Daily Show Video Archive

Stephen Colbert Fences Fudge, Becomes CBC Member

Black Caucus Chair Marcia Fudge on the Colbert Report.   The Colbert Report Get More: Daily Show Full Episodes,Indecision Political Humor,The Colbert Report on Facebook   The Colbert...

Police Brutality: National Bar Assoc. Targets 25 Cities for Case Records

Next Monday, the National Bar Association will start filing open records requests in cities with a bad history regarding police brutality.   Those cities are: Birmingham, AL, Little Rock...

St. Louis Native Rep. Maxine Waters: Honor Mike Brown But Take Action

Yesterday at Peacefest in St. Louis, Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA), who is originally from St. Louis, told the crowd to honor Michael Brown by taking action.   Voter registration has been a major...

In #Ferguson, AG Eric Holder Says He Too Has Experienced Racial Profiling

Attorney General Eric Holder visited Ferguson, Mo., today regarding events around the August 9th shooting death of Mike Brown, 18. Brown was shot by Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson.  Since...

#Ferguson: Killed by Police, 24 Cases

#Ferguson: Below is a chart of 24 cases of individuals killed by police.  The more well knows cases referenced below tend to make news because of protests and litigation.  But there are many...

#Ferguson: National Bar Assoc. Sues Cops for #MikeBrown Shooting Info

#Ferguson: The National Bar Association issues the following statement this afternoon. ...

#Ferguson: U.N. Sec-General Ban Ki-moon Concerned About Protester Rights

U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called on the U.S. authorities to make sure protesters in Ferguson, Mo., are protected.   As reported by Reuters, the U.N. Secretary-Council expressed concern...

#Ferguson: Lacy Clay + Cpt. Ron Johnson + Protesters

Photos from Ferguson.  Below are a few images of Rep. Lacy Clay and Missouri State Police Captain Ron Johnson  in Ferguson, MO, last night.  The night was long.  There was property damage,...

#Ferguson: In June, 355 House Members Voted to Give Cops This Crazy Military Stuff

“…guided missiles, ballistic missiles, rockets, torpedoes, bombs,      mines, or nuclear weapons…”  wait…what was that?  The vote was June 19, 2014.  It wasn’t...

And the Strongest #Ferguson Press Release Award Goes to…

… Rep. Bobby Rush of Chicago. The Congressman from Chicago, and former Black Panther, didn’t hold back his feelings on the situation in Ferguson, Missouri.   Last night, police in...

#Ferguson: Conyers, Scott, Cohen Call for Hearings on Police Brutality

The House Judiciary Committee’s most senior Democrat, John Conyers Jr. (D-MI) and former Crime subcommittee Chair Bobby Scott (D-VA) sent a letter to House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob...

After #MikeBrown #EricGarner: My Brother’s Keeper Critics Go Silent

A recent criticism of President Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper initiative is that it doesn’t include girls.  The focus of the program is on Black and Brown men.  Now, with the...

#Ferguson: @RepHankJohnson to Drop Bill Reigning In Police/Military Gear

Georgia Rep. Hank Johnson (D-GA) will drop legislation, the Stop Militarizing Law Enforcement Act, that will analyze and maybe restrict, the practice (started in the 1990s) of the U.S. military...