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About a dozen people briefly laid down in the street, blocking traffic as they protested the decision of Missouri grand jury not to indict Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of Michael Brown.

About 100 Tucsonans marched through Downtown on Tuesday night, protesting that a Missouri grand jury did not issue an indictment in the Aug. 9 shooting death of teen Michael Brown by Officer Darren Wilson. After walking through the streets and briefly blocking Speedway near Euclid, the group returned to lie in the street at 6th and Congress before breaking up. Read more» 2

A ProPublica analysis of killings by police shows outsize risk for young black males. Read more»

R.I.P. Michael Brown. Read more»

JUSTICE FOR MICHAEL BROWN NATIONAL MOMENT OF SILENCE Anti-Police Brutality RALLY on steps of Smithsonian American Art Museum on 7th between F and G Street, NW, Washington DC on Thursday evening, 14 August 2014.

In the next few weeks, separate teams of doctors will issue autopsy reports about Michael Brown, the unarmed African American shot to death by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri. If history is any guide, they will differ, perhaps significantly, on how to interpret the gunshot wounds on his body. Read more»