Michael Brown

Fox News Displays Stunning Racism in Reporting on Ferguson

Fox News Displays Stunning Racism in Reporting on Ferguson
We all knew that Fox News – and much of the right-wing media – engages in race-baiting. But the shooting of Michael Brown and subsequent events in Ferguson have brought out the worst of their racist impulses.
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We Live in a World Where the President Calls a Press Conference to Discuss Iraq AND Missouri

We Live in a World Where the President Calls a Press Conference to Discuss Iraq AND Missouri
President Obama delivers a statement about the situations in Iraq and Ferguson, Missouri. Full video on the flip.
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Show of Force: Small CT Towns Use Tank-Like Vehicles to Fight Non-Violent Crime

Show of Force: Small CT Towns Use Tank-Like Vehicles to Fight Non-Violent Crime
The militarization of America's police force took center stage over the past week, as the protests over Michael Brown's death at the hands of a Ferguson, Missouri, police officer sparked a brute force response. Here are a few cases of sleepy New England towns employing heavy artillery in the post-9/11 police force.
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