Examining racism in Ferguson, from Ferguson

Tuesday, August 12, 2014 11

"The riot is the language of the unheard."—Martin Luther King, Jr. On Saturday afternoon, 18-year-old Mike Brown was fatally shot by a police officer in Ferguson, Mo., less than 5 miles from my front door. In the last three days, this small community has created a big stir with protests seeking justice for Brown’s death. Like many who ...