Tag: Michael Brown
Raillan Brooks: #MyBlackTeacher is About the Black Lives That Matter to YouDecember 2014
When you know us, it’s harder to kill us.
Janee Woods: A Different Kind of JusticeDecember 2014
Punitive justice won't bring back Michael Brown--or Eric Garner or Tamir Rice or Trayvon Martin or John Crawford. Why unraveling systemic racism starts with communities, not courts.
Andrew Johnson: On ImpunityNovember 2014
I’ve always been given the benefit of the doubt.
Blackness as the Second PersonNovember 2014
The National Book Award finalist on chronicling everyday racism, the violence inherent in language, and the continuum from Rodney King to Michael Brown.
Hanqing Chen: Reporting on the Federal Push to Militarize Local PoliceAugust 2014
A few facts you might have missed about the flow of military equipment and tactics to local law enforcement.
A.C. Thompson: Michael Brown’s Dueling AutopsiesAugust 2014
An autopsy by Michael Baden is only the beginning as teams of specialists study the body of 18-year-old African American killed by police