A grand jury in St. Louis, Missouri has chosen not to indict Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson for the fatal shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed African-American teenager.
Resources to help educate folks about Ferguson, police violence and the prison industrial complex.
Nothing has been resolved in Ferguson -- or in the rest of a deeply racist America. What is to be done?
Mobilization is one thing, organization is another. We need to do more than temporarily mobilize people around a cause - we need to link ourselves to organizations that meet progressive goals.
The ghost of Dred Scott haunts the streets of Ferguson. Miles from his final resting place, the echoes of his life and his struggles persist, amidst clouds of tear gas.
Emotional responses to material forces of oppression are insufficient for the job at hand. We must employ reason and emotion in a methodical manner. We must organize.
Haligonians rallied in solidarity with Ferguson protesters today in downtown Halifax, part of a Canada-wide movement. Organizers talk about why it is important to stand in solidarity.
We are white. We are safe. We are complicit. Let's put our hands down and listen to our radicalized brothers and sisters and offer help that is needed, not just what we want to show the world.
Ferguson, Missouri, is a microcosm of a deeply divided USA. For some, there will never be equality and justice.
What is happening right now in Ferguson strikes at the heart of North America's most powerful trauma: racism. And the mainstream media is pulling out all the stops to make sure we forget about it.