Lawyer for D.C. Teens In Controversial Arrest Video Say They Were Racially Profiled, 'Brutalized'The D.C. teens whose rough detainment by D.C. police officers made the rounds online earlier this week are now being represented by a local law firm.
Police: Man Shot Near Ferguson Protest Critically InjuredA man who opened fire on officers in Ferguson, Missouri, on the one-year anniversary of Michael Brown's death was critically wounded when the officers shot back, St. Louis County's police chief said early Monday.
Minutes of Silence, March Mark Michael Brown AnniversaryOne year after the shooting that cast greater scrutiny on how police interact with black communities, the death of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, is being marked with a somber march and a moment of silence.
Michael Brown's Father Says Family Still in MourningOn the eve of the anniversary of Michael Brown being shot and killed during a confrontation with a police officer, Brown's father said Saturday that the family is still mourning the 18-year-old's death.
U.S. Clears Officer In Ferguson Case; Criticizes Police ForceJustice Dept. said no way to tell if officer Darren Wilson lied about fearing for his safety but found evidence of racial bias within the Ferguson police department.
'Police Terror' Protesters March in Downtown D.C.Protesters against "police terror" marched in downtown D.C. Thursday.
Workshop in D.C. to Address Strategies for Stops By PoliceCivil liberties groups are teaching District of Columbia residents about ways they can protect themselves during tense encounters with police.
Group Holds 'Die-In' at Wheaton MallA group of about 100 protesters gathered at Westfield Wheaton mall Thursday to stage a "die-in," a type of protest that has been popular locally and elsewhere since a jury declined to indict Ferguson, Missouri police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown.
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Protest Blocks Streets in Downtown BaltimoreProtesters have been blocking roads and intersections in Baltimore to call for action after the deaths of unarmed black men at the hands of police.
Families of Michael Brown, Eric Garner Join Protesters in March on WashingtonProtesters plan to converge on the nation's capital Saturday to help bring attention to the deaths of unarmed black men at the hands of police and call for legislative action.
Questions Rising over Who's in Charge of ProtestsWho, if anyone, is leading the emerging movement around the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner — younger activists or legacy civil rights groups?
Congressional Staffers Walk Out In Protest Of Michael Brown, Eric Garner DeathsCongressional staffers walked out of their jobs on Capitol Hill Thursday to protest the grand jury decisions in the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner.
Driving While Black? App Developers Aim to HelpThough the developers of the soon-to-be released "Driving While Black" smartphone application want motorists to download their product, there is a time when they definitely don't want users searching for it.