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St. Louis County Charges Washington Post Reporter With Two Crimes for Covering Ferguson

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Aug. 10 2015 3:36 PMProminent Activists, Including Cornel West, Arrested in St. Louis as County Declares State of Emergency
History
Aug. 6 2015 3:26 PMAre We in the Midst of a New Civil Rights Era?How the year since Ferguson does—and doesn’t—resemble the midcentury movement.
Crime
Aug. 5 2015 2:08 PMFive Other Black Lives That MatteredFamilies who lost loved ones to police violence in the years before Ferguson reflect on the year since.
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Aug. 3 2015 1:39 PMHere Are the Most Damning Portions From the Big Darren Wilson New Yorker Profile
Politics
July 20 2015 3:12 PMMore Than a Food FightWhy Hillary should take the Black Lives Matter Netroots fracas seriously.
Jurisprudence
May 7 2015 3:50 PMThreats to LibertyConspiracy theorists worried about imaginary government oppression dismiss real government oppression.
Politics
March 12 2015 3:16 PMA New Danger in FergusonThe senseless shooting of two police officers threatens to end a reform movement that was just beginning.
Jurisprudence
March 11 2015 3:13 PMSanctioned by Law and CustomThe one thing Obama got wrong in Selma.
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March 9 2015 8:01 PMState Takes Over Ferguson Court System to Restore Order and Implement Reforms
Politics
March 4 2015 9:16 PMFerguson’s True CriminalsThe city’s police, city, and courts unjustly targeted blacks with a violation of their most basic rights.
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Feb. 18 2015 10:19 PMJustice Department Reportedly Will Sue Ferguson Police if Discriminatory Tactics Remain
Politics
Jan. 8 2015 5:37 PMCop DramaPolice shouldn’t fear policing reforms. Accountability and community outreach makes their jobs easier and safer.
Jurisprudence
Dec. 29 2014 1:32 PMThe 10 Worst Civil Liberties Violations of 2014It’s been an exceptionally awful year.
Jurisprudence
Dec. 23 2014 12:09 PMProtest Is Democracy at WorkWe should be grateful for people who take to the streets. 
Politics
Dec. 21 2014 4:26 PMBattered and BluePolice departments shouldn’t feel under siege. The public just wants better policing.
Crime
Aug. 9 2015 12:11 PMWhat It’s Like to Be Black in the Criminal Justice SystemThese eight charts suggest there are racial disparities at every phase of the justice system.
Crime
Aug. 6 2015 12:57 PM“That’s Our Standard in Policing … Fear”An ex–Baltimore cop explains why police are so violent toward young black men.
Schooled
Aug. 4 2015 1:55 PMThere’s Another Racist Tragedy in St. Louis That Nobody Talks About
Politics
Aug. 2 2015 9:38 PMHow Ferguson Changed AmericaA year ago Darren Wilson killed Michael Brown. What has followed has been the greatest national reckoning on racism since the beating of Rodney King.
The Moment
May 28 2015 10:34 PMKiller Mike on Run the Jewels, Ferguson, Empathy, and RageOne-half of Run the Jewels talks about being an artist, leader, and rapper.
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March 27 2015 6:10 PMSt. Louis Police to Limit Use of Tear Gas in Response to Ferguson Lawsuit
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March 11 2015 4:40 PMFerguson Police Chief Thomas Jackson Will Resign
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March 10 2015 9:21 PMThe Man Who Oversaw Ferguson’s Racist Day-to-Day Operations Is Out
Crime
March 5 2015 7:01 PMCops and ConservativesCould the DOJ’s Ferguson report lead the right to abandon its love of law enforcement?
Jurisprudence
March 4 2015 2:00 PMWhy the Feds Can’t Charge Darren WilsonThey should, but the Supreme Court gutted the civil rights law he violated when he killed Michael Brown.
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Jan. 21 2015 5:14 PMJustice Department Will Not Charge Darren Wilson in Michael Brown’s Death
Future Tense
Dec. 30 2014 10:33 AMEveryone Was Talking About Ferguson on Social Media This Year
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Dec. 24 2014 9:27 AMCop Fatally Shoots Teenager Who Pulled Gun on Police Near Ferguson
Politics
Dec. 22 2014 8:17 PMDéjà BlueNew York City’s largest police union thinks it’s under attack by de Blasio. It’s felt that way about every mayor.
Politics
Dec. 18 2014 11:48 AMWhy Selma Matters TodayThe film offers a vital lesson for those who want to confront police violence today.

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