A Journalist’s Art Project Highlights Media Bias Against Black Men
'Counternarratives' takes a closer look at media coverage in the age of “fake news.”
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The Ex-Cop Who Killed Michael Brown Admitted to Using the N-Word
The revelation comes from documents in a civil suit over former Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson's killing of the unarmed teenager.
New Footage Shows What Michael Brown Was Doing Before His Death
The previously unseen video suggests that there might be more to the robbery than initially presented by Ferguson police.
A Year After Ferguson, There's Still No Peace
The police shooting of two young men of color this week shows that even as more Americans consider race to be the biggest issue facing the country and citizens are increasingly attuned to how cops target minorities, little has changed at the local...
Darren Wilson Probably Wasn't Even the Worst Cop in Ferguson
A long 'New Yorker' profile offers us a glimpse into the world of the man who shot unarmed teenager Michael Brown this time last year. The former cop styles himself something of a tragic figure.
What is Going on With This Sheldon Richardson Story?
Sheldon Richardson got arrested under a pretty dramatic factual scenario, including guns and drugs. But he's only charged with resisting arrest and traffic violations.
Ferguson Witness Dorian Johnson Got Arrested After Filing a Lawsuit Against the Police
He was arrested in an altercation with St. Louis cops hours after suing the city of Ferguson for inflicting emotional distress on him the day he watched Michael Brown die.
Ferguson's Police Chief Is Finally Resigning
Thomas Jackson's resignation is perhaps the most tangible effect so far of last week's scathing Justice Department report on racist policing practices in the Missouri city.
The Ferguson Report Shows Exactly What Living in a Police State Is Like
We now have specific examples of what it's like to be black and live there—and it sounds a lot like being a character in a dystopian novel.
How Should We Handle Police Shootings in Post-Ferguson America?
Now that the feds have declined to press civil rights charges against Officer Darren Wilson for killing Michael Brown, police reformers are mulling their next move.
Cops in Ferguson Are Extremely Racist, According to the Feds
Racist emails and other evidence leaking out from a federal probe into the city's police department paints a picture of systematic discrimination.
Artist Titus Kaphar on His New Solo Show and Unarmed Black Men in America
"I feel very strongly that most of the history that we have been taught is at best incomplete, and at worse fiction."