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by Cindy Sheehan
Writer, Dandelion Salad
Cindy Sheehan’s Soapbox Blog
August 24, 2014
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Updated: Sept. 21, 2014
Ferguson: Chronicle of an Insurrection
An in depth look at the events that unfolded in Ferguson, Missouri following the police murder of Michael Brown, a black teenager. Also features an exclusive interview with former Black Panther, Ashanti Alston, about the state of black “America”, abolishing penile power and taking care of your peeps in the muthafuckin resistance.
More analysis on the Ferguson insurrection here.
We Stand With the Defiant Ones
Ferguson Versus the Counter-Insurgency State by Glen Ford
Behind Ferguson police, the St. Louis corporate elite by Stephen Millies
The racist militarization of Ferguson, MO by Larry Hales
Federal judge refuses to halt “keep moving” order in Ferguson
Osama Bin-Laden, Michael Brown, James Foley—The Common Thread by Greg Laxer
Local Police with War Weapons: End This Now!
Tell Dept. Of Justice ‘End Racist And Militaristic Policing’ (Action Alert)
Tell Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel to suspend the program that supplies military equipment to local law enforcement agencies. (Action Alert)
Sign and send the petition to the Justice Department: Pursue an end to police violence nationwide (Action Alert)
Our communities are not warzones (Action Alert)