Michael Brown

Type: Person
Name: Michael Brown
Title: Under Secretary of Homeland Security for Emergency Preparedness and Response
Organization: FEMA
Nationality: United States
Fact Sheet: Biography for Michael Brown
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 36 mins ago - 28 reports

Our View: Troubling times in Ferguson

The tragic situation in Ferguson, Mo,. has left many of us with questions. Some of them will be resolved in the days and weeks ahead and some of them might never be answered, or might even be unanswerable.Here is what seems clear so far: An unarmed black ... [Published Panama City News Herald - 36 mins ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 43 mins ago - 13 reports

Ferguson: No Justice in the American Police State

RINF Alternative NewsThere are reports that American police kill 500 or more Americans every year. Few of these murdered Americans posed a threat to police.  https://www.dojmedia.com/u-s-police-have-killed-over-5000-civilians-since-911/  Police murder ... [Published RINF.com - 43 mins ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 1 hour ago - 7 reports

Ferguson Resident Complains of Policeman Threatening to Beat Him

FERGUSON, August 21 (RIA Novosti) – A US policeman threatened to beat a fitness instructor Shawn Parks “like a monkey” in Ferguson, the suburb that has been riven by protests over the recent police killing of an unarmed African-American teenager.“There’ve ... [Published RIA Novosti - 1 hour ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 9 reports

Sanders: Ferguson shows need for black unemployment bill

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) said Wednesday that he would introduce legislation after the August recess that aims to reduce the black youth unemployment rate.“If we are going to address the issue of crime in low-income areas and in African-American communities, ... [Published The Hill - 2 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 6 hours ago - 26 reports

Injustice in Ferguson, Long Before Michael Brown

Early this year, before the summer weather in Ferguson, Mo., turned to a fog of tear gas and a hail of rubber bullets, before the downscale suburb began to share national airtime with Sierra Leone and Iraq, a legal aid firm called ArchCity Defenders prepared ... [Published BusinessWeek - 6 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 8 hours ago - 31 reports

Many police killings, but only Ferguson explodes

There was little violence after the acquittal of Trayvon Martin's killer last July. Peace prevailed when at least four other unarmed black males were killed by police in recent months, from New York to Los Angeles.Then Michael Brown was gunned down in ... [Published Cumberland Times-News - 8 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 12 hours ago - 30 reports

Grand jury starts on Michael Brown case: What you need to know

A grand jury in St. Louis County began hearing evidence Wednesday in the death of Michael Brown, who was shot Aug. 9 by a police officer in Ferguson, Mo. Here are some questions and answers about how the grand jury works and what to expect. ... [Published Greenspace - 12 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 14 hours ago - 48 reports

Attorney General meets Brown family

US Attorney General Eric Holder has met the parents of Michael Brown, the black teenager who was killed by police in Ferguson, Missouri last week.Earlier, he met officials and toured the town talking to local residents.Mr Holder has promised a "full, ... [Published BBC - 15 hours ago]
First reported Aug 20 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 28 reports

Grand jury begins hearing evidence over death of Michael Brown

Updated: Wednesday, August 20 2014, 05:55 PM CDTA Missouri grand jury has begun hearing evidence in the shooting death of Michael Brown.18-year-old Brown was unarmed when he was shot to death by Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson on August 9th.The ... [Published WEAR TV 3 - 16 hours ago]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 14 reports

Obama: Carrying Guns 'Giving in to Anger'

Aug. 20, 2014While speaking on the riots in Ferguson, Missouri, Barack Obama said carrying a firearm is giving in to anger. During a White House press conference, the president remarked, “While I understand the passions and the anger that arise over the ... [Published The Patriot Post - Aug 20 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 49 reports

Michael Brown's Mom: "Justice Will Bring Peace"

Police Arrested Scores More Than Reported in FergusonAPAt least 78 people were arrested overnight at protests in Ferguson, Missouri, more than double the total reported by authorities, a list obtained by NBC News shows. The overwhelming majority of those ... [Published NECN.com - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 30 reports

Ferguson and Reparations

You must read this whole piece by Ta-Nehisi Coates. But here is a snippet: We are being told that Michael Brown attacked an armed man and tried to take his gun. The people who are telling us this hail from that universe where choke-holds are warm-fuzzies, ... [Published The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper - Aug 19 2014]

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Michael Brown's Funeral to Be Held Monday, Augu... [Published BlackNews.com - 24 mins ago]
Robbery video released to 'justify killing US t... [Published Turkish Weekly - 26 mins ago]
Council of Europe 'concerned' about events in U... [Published Turkish Weekly - 26 mins ago]
Calm returns to Ferguson as shooting probe cont... [Published KARE 11 - 30 mins ago]
Time, Businessweek Publish Powerful Ferguson Co... [Published Media Bistro - 32 mins ago]
Our View: Troubling times in Ferguson [Published Panama City News Herald - 36 mins ago]
Bank of America to pay $17bn to US [Published Guardian.co.uk - 37 mins ago]
Arc of Justice Hasn't Bent Mo. City's Way [Published HighBeam Research - 38 mins ago]
Injustice leads to protesters to congregate in ... [Published East Tennessean - 38 mins ago]
Truth in the war zone called Ferguson: Sharon B... [Published Real-Time News: Latest Northeast Ohio News - cl ... - 41 mins ago]
$1.3M in ex-military gear given to Jefferson Co... [Published Beaumont Enterprise - 42 mins ago]
Michael Brown Shooting Reenactment In Class Get... [Published Inquisitr - 42 mins ago]
Ferguson: No Justice in the American Police State [Published RINF.com - 43 mins ago]
Calm returns to Ferguson as shooting probe cont... [Published First Coast News - 44 mins ago]
Attorney and St. Louis Resident Gloria McCollum... [Published Black America Web - 46 mins ago]
Pastors minister in Ferguson unrest [Published Associated Baptist Press - 46 mins ago]
1000 Pastors To Hold Prayer In Ferguson [Published WCTV6 - 46 mins ago]
WashPost Columnist Condemns Opponents of Fergus... [Published NewsBusters.org blogs - 47 mins ago]
Attorney General calms Ferguson protests [Published Central illinois News Center - 48 mins ago]
Brown and Ford Slayings Prove that Racial Profi... [Published Bay State Boston Banner - 48 mins ago]
Why Obama Can’t Go There [Published Black Press USA - 51 mins ago]
Peaceful Protest [Published CNN - 52 mins ago]
The Morning News: Twenty-One Former Mars Hill P... [Published Stranger - 54 mins ago]
‘Separate and Unequal’—Ferguson Has Implication... [Published Indian Country Today Media Network - 55 mins ago]
The Ferguson riots: Overkill [Published The Economist - United States - 57 mins ago]
US Activist Questions Washington's Human Rights... [Published Fars News Agency - 59 mins ago]
Who's in Charge in Ferguson? [Published The Atlantic Cities - 59 mins ago]
Ferguson: The Need for Community Policing [Published OpEdNews - 1 hour ago]
Could St. Louis Cty. Prosecutor Be Impartial On... [Published American Banking News - Forex - 1 hour ago]
Here lies Ferguson's chemical munitions arsenal... [Published The Verge - 1 hour ago]
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Truth in the war zone called Ferguson: Sharon B... [Published Real-Time News: Latest Northeast Ohio News - cl ... - 41 mins ago]
The war in Ferguson makes it hard to believe that the truth has been found in the police shooting of Michael Brown, writes Sharon Broussard. ...
WashPost Columnist Condemns Opponents of Fergus... [Published NewsBusters.org blogs - 47 mins ago]
Clinton Yates, Washington Post online columnist and commentator for Washington D.C’s WTOP radio station, decided to wade into the controversy in Ferguson by slamming those who oppose the looting and violence in the wake of Michael Brown’s death.  ...
The Ferguson riots: Overkill [Published The Economist - United States - 57 mins ago]
NEARLY every night, Felicia Pope’s house fills with smoke and tear gas. Her four-month-old granddaughter has no idea why the air stings her throat. Her family feels trapped. But the protests outside over the death of Michael Brown, a local 18-year-old, ...
Ferguson: The Need for Community Policing [Published OpEdNews - 1 hour ago]
Saturday, August 9th, a City of Ferguson police officer shot and killed Michael Brown"Accusations are flying that this is just another racially motivated shooting. But is that all there is to it? Isn't there a deeper problem related to how our police ...
Even Sports Illustrated Sent Someone To Ferguson [Published The Daily Caller - Breaking News, Opinion, Rese ... - 1 hour ago]
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Calm returns to Ferguson as shooting probe cont... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - 2 hours ago]
Evidence Presented to Grand Jury in Ferguson [Published Wall Street Journal What's News - 5 hours ago]
More clashes in Ferguson ahead of U.S. Attorney... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Aug 20 2014]
Can Anyone Fix the Ferguson Police Department? [Published Slate Magazine - Aug 19 2014]
Autopsy finds unarmed teen killed by police was... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Aug 18 2014]
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Michael Brown Joins Caliber as SVP of National ... [Published Financial Services - Aug 11 2014]
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