Ferguson, a pinterest collection

via the LA Times

via the LA Times

Jenifer Fernandez Ancona and James Home are curating this moving collection of images and articles from Ferguson, hoping to focus our attention on the growing tension between America's police and its populace.

The above image comes from an LA Times article they shared regarding the protestors use of a "hands up!" gesture to symbolize the position Michael Brown is reported to have been in, as he was shot.

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  1. It simply does not matter if the responsible officer is black or white. An unarmed young man was extrajudicially executed for the "crime" of not getting on the sidewalk when ordered by said officer. The young man was shot six times, including in the face. Frankly, it doesn't even matter what color the victim was. Hope your next foray into jaywalking doesn't have equally lethal consequences.

    But, hey, fuck all that, someone's property rights were violated. That's the important thing here.

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