A brother and sister were shot and killed just blocks away from each other over the weekend in St. Louis. Police are investigating the deaths of siblings Margaree Dixson and Jermaine Jones. The shootings took place in the north St. Louis area. Dixson, a mother of one, was shot multiple times in the hands, head, chest, […]
According to Wilson, he and Brown struggled for his gun and he feared for his life...
It is not a pretty sight in Ferguson, St. Louis right now, but we’re hoping that it is all for a greater purpose in the end. A “Weekend of Resistance” is currently being held in the city, with thousands of protestors gathering to march throughout the area in an effort to send a message to […]
This weekend, protesters are coming together to stand up against the Ferguson Police Department by way of a highly publicized “Weekend Of Resistance.” It kicked off on Friday, with protestors hitting the street to send an important message to authorities. During the protests, a man named Koran Addo was taking photos from afar, when he happened to […]
Don’t call him a conscious rapper. St. Louis hip-hop artist Tef Poe may be on the front lines in Ferguson demanding justice for the shooting of unarmed teenager Michael Brown at the hands of a white police officer, but his choice to fuse art with activism comes natural. “I don’t consider myself a conscious rapper,” […]
Protestors and police in the Shaw neighborhood clashed Thursday, marking the second night of unrest...
The 18-year-old who was shot at 17 times by an off-duty St. Louis police officer died from a gunshot wound to the face, a medical examiner determined Thursday. Vonderrit Myers Jr. was shot six to seven times in the lower extremities. The fatal bullet, which entered the right cheek, was recovered from his body, said Dr. […]
At the height of racial tension in St. Louis and Jefferson County following the deaths of young black men at the hands of white law enforcement, fliers promoting the Klu Klux Klan are popping up in residents’ driveways. Residents living in two neighborhoods in High Ridge said they walked out of their homes Tuesday night […]
Supporters of the black teenager who was gunned down by a white Ferguson, Mo. police officer in August switched gears this weekend, staging an emotional and powerful protest in the most unlikely of places. On Saturday night, demonstrators stood up one by one, singing in support of Michael Brown to the surprise (and disgust) of guests attending […]
A Missouri grand jury meeting to determine if Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson will be charged in the shooting death of Michael Brown will get more time to deliberate, according to CNN. St. Louis County Judge Carolyn Whittington has extended the grand jury’s deadline until January 7, said Paul Fox, the county’s director of judicial administration. The […]