A Post No Indictment Article Reader for 11/25/14

I had work to do today for school but my activist side took over today and I have spent the day consuming reports and articles on what happened last night. In order for us to move forward we need to reevaluate what really to try to figure out how to attack this ever evolving structural racism. Some of these are older but they are still relevant to what happened with the shooting of Mike Brown and the no indictment decision.

1.Justifying Homicide: Why Darren Wilson was never going to be Indicted for Killing Michael Brown, Jamelle Bouie, Slate 

2. What Black Parents Tell Their Sons About the Police, Jazmine Hughes, Gawker

3. Officer Darren Wilson’s Story is unbelievable. Literally., Ezra Klein, Vox

4. Ferguson: An American Dilemma, John Cassidy, The New Yorker

5. HuffPollster: Poll Finds Racial Division On Charging Wilson, Mark Blumenthal, Huffington Post

6. Self-Segregation: Why It’s So Hard for Whites to Understand Ferguson, Robert Jones, The Atlantic

7. 10 Armed White Men Who Did not Die By the Police, Charing Bell, Madame Noire 

8. 17 Reasons White People Riot, Tracy Clayton, BuzzFeed

And some inspiration:

You Heard About the Lootings in Ferguson. Here are the People Cleaning up the Mess, Cavan Sieczkowski, Huffington Post 


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