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Nov 12, 2014, 1:20pm EST
  • December 16, 2014

    A Ferguson witness who testified in favor of Darren Wilson may not have seen the shooting

    Witnesses from both sides got key facts wrong — and some made their testimony up.

  • December 11, 2014

    The untold story of police officers in the age of Ferguson

    Will protests curb racial bias? Absolutely not, says a psychologist and law enforcement expert.

  • December 11, 2014

    Black congressional staffers are staging a walkout to protest police abuse

    it's taking place on one of Congress' busiest days of the year.

  • December 3, 2014

    The real scandal of police violence is what's legal

    We've gone too far to protect police officers, and it's putting innocent people in danger.

  • December 3, 2014

    Ferguson Police investigating whether Michael Brown's stepfather intended to incite a riot

    Louis Head was caught on tape yelling at a crowd to "Burn this bitch down!"

  • December 2, 2014

    Jon Stewart imagines Fox News of the 1960s: “Relax: Selma isn’t slavery!”

    Watch the Daily Show host mock people who say Ferguson has nothing to do with race or civil rights.

  • December 2, 2014

    The massive racial divide on the Ferguson grand jury decision, in one chart

    Most white Americans support the grand jury decision in Ferguson.

  • December 2, 2014

    Police wanted St. Louis Rams players punished for Ferguson protest. The NFL declined.

    Five players went out to the field with their hands up.

  • December 1, 2014

    What you need to know about the latest protests in Ferguson

    Protestors demonstrated at local Target and Walmart stores, and St. Louis Rams players showed their solidarity.

  • November 29, 2014

    Ferguson protests shut down multiple malls on Black Friday

    Demonstrators called for justice for Michael Brown.

  • November 27, 2014

    Report: Prosecutors may have misled the Ferguson grand jury about the law for two months

    The mistake could have impacted the grand jury's decision.

  • November 26, 2014

    A one-chart summary of every Ferguson eyewitness's grand jury testimony

    An easy way to analyze hundreds of pages of testimony.

  • November 26, 2014

    Prosecutors grossly mishandled the Darren Wilson investigation

    Indicting Wilson for killing Michael Brown was unlikely from the start, but St. Louis County didn't even try — and that's a problem

  • November 26, 2014

    The New Yorker takes on the racial divide in Ferguson with this brilliant cover

    "I wanted to comment on the tragic rift that we’re witnessing," the illustrator writes.

  • November 26, 2014

    Ferguson, explained in 7 sentences

    Catch up on the latest events in one minute.

  • November 25, 2014

    Grand jury testimony suggested marijuana made Michael Brown violent. That's unlikely.

    Even if Brown had the drug in his system, that doesn't suggest anything.

  • November 25, 2014

    Michael Brown spent his last day with his friend Dorian Johnson. Here's what Johnson saw.

    It's worth comparing Johnson's testimony to officer Darren Wilson's.

  • November 25, 2014

    A prominent legal expert eviscerates the Darren Wilson prosecution, in 8 tweets

    Lisa Bloom said the prosecution's questioning amounted to a tea party.

  • November 25, 2014

    Report: Darren Wilson has a clean conscience about Michael Brown shooting

    The officer reportedly said he wouldn't do anything differently.

  • November 25, 2014

    Why Darren Wilson was never going to go to prison, in one chart

    When police officers get prosecuted, convictions are rare — and jail time is even rarer.

  • November 25, 2014

    The terrifying racial stereotypes laced through Darren Wilson's testimony

    The myth of the magical "giant negro," explained.

  • November 25, 2014

    Darren Wilson's grand jury: too much evidence, too little supervision

    Prosecutors in Ferguson encouraged grand jurors to do outside research — among other questionable moves

  • November 25, 2014

    Officer Darren Wilson's story is unbelievable. Literally.

    We've finally heard Officer Darren Wilson's side of the story — and it's hard to believe.

  • November 25, 2014

    11 things we learned from Darren Wilson's account in the Ferguson grand jury evidence

    The grand jury evidence provides the best account yet of the Ferguson Police officer's side of the story.

  • November 25, 2014

    Why did the Ferguson prosecutor go out of his way to attack witness credibility?

    Watch St. Louis County Prosecutor Robert McCulloch's bizarre attack on witness credibility.

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