More details are emerging about Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson, the officer who shot and killed unarmed teen Michael Brown on Aug. 9th.
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It appears that Wilson was once a member of small police force in a nearby St. Louis town whose city council disbanded in 2011 over corruption and racial tension among its residents.
All 45 officers in the town were fired due to the scandal and Wilson was one of them. Some of the officers reapplied for their jobs, but Wilson found a job in the police department in the nearby city of Ferguson.
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Atlanta based rapper/actor Clifford ‘T.I.’ Harris
has decided to pen two “open letters’ regarding the situation in Ferguson, Missouri.
T.I. addresses the situation in two separate online posts. One directed to America and a second directed to ‘his people’.
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Civil unrest continues to plague the St. Louis town of Ferguson after an unarmed teen was gunned down in the street by a police officer.
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Michael Brown was killed by a police officer as he reportedly had his hands up to surrender, sparking protests around the nation, and a preliminary private autopsy performed on Sunday found that he was shot at least six times, including twice in the head.
Lesley McSpadden and family attorney Benjamin Crump spoke exclusively to Robin Roberts of ABC News about the autopsy and protests and tearfully explained that only ‘justice’ will restore peace in the wake of her son’s death.
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Another fatal shooting of an unarmed black teenager has been brought to our attention.
[Never Forget: Trayvon Martin... ]
The shooting death of Michael Brown, an unarmed St. Louis area teen, sent hundreds of angry residents out of their apartments Saturday in a St. Louis suburb, igniting shouts of “kill the police” during a confrontation that lasted several hours.
Brown’s grandmother, Desiree Harris, said she saw him running in her neighborhood Saturday afternoon when she passed him in her car and just minutes later, when she returned home, she heard a commotion and went outside to check on it. Less than two blocks away, she found Brown’s body laying in the middle of the street. Continue Reading…
Lil Scrappy of Love & Hip Hop Atlanta recently treated his family to a nice kid-friendly vacation at the Nickelodeon Resort in Orlando, Florida but he wasn’t too happy about the way his daughter was treated.
Scrappy and Momma Dee are now claiming that the resort was racist in the way they treated the kids and they even have video proof of the incident.
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MSNBC has officially issued an apology for what they call an ‘ill-advised’ Cinco de Mayo segment.
Thomas Roberts, the anchor of MSNBC’s “Way Too Early” show, apologized Tuesday for references made about Mexicans and Cinco de Mayo.
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