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Tag: Ferguson
  • YAL at Missouri Hosts Talk About Ferguson

    Show-Me Cannabis Executive Director John Payne and marijuana reform advocate, Tea Partier, and 34-year veteran of the St. Louis Police Department Sgt. Gary Wiegert spoke to our YAL chapter at the University of Missouri about the ongoing problems coming out of Ferguson, Missouri. How did Ferguson become such a disjointed, hellish police state for local …

  • 5 reasons the police brutality in Ferguson is just the tip of the iceberg

    As the police use of tear gas and First Amendment limitations continue in Ferguson, Missouri—the small town wracked by protests following the still murky police killing of an unarmed black teenager, Michael Brown—there are a number of reasons to believe this story is just the tip of the iceberg. Here are 5. 1. Because we only care about policy brutality …