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  • Today, a softer response to police violence than in 1960s and '70s

    Today, a softer response to police violence than in 1960s and '70s
    For those of us who were around in the late 1960s and '70s, the headlines since the death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., in August have brought a dizzying sense of deja vu: The protests, the placards. The sobbing black families, the stone-faced white police chiefs. The endless debates in the press. The popularization of a new slogan, this time “Black Lives Matter.” We've been through it all before. Only this time, the public reaction has been largely, if not entirely, devoid of retaliatory attacks.
  • Hundreds of thousands march against government in Brazil

    Hundreds of thousands march against government in Brazil
    Hundreds of thousands of Brazilians took to the streets in cities across the country on Sunday to protest a government beleaguered by scandal, with some calling for President Dilma Rousseff’s impeachment. Sunday marked 30 years since the end of the...

    'Bloody Sunday' anniversary brings the world, and traffic woes, to Selma

    'Bloody Sunday' anniversary brings the world, and traffic woes, to Selma
    Barbara Giles does not judge people by the color of their skin, but by the skill of their parking. "Look here at this one," she says, letting her hands fly up momentarily from the steering wheel of Dallas County school bus 09-SE1. "Just parked halfway...

    Well-known Ferguson activist charged with arson, burglary

    Well-known Ferguson activist charged with arson, burglary
    St. Louis prosecutors on Saturday charged well-known Ferguson, Mo., activist Joshua Williams, 19, with setting fire to a convenience store during protests sparked by the police shooting of teenager earlier this week. St. Louis County police said in a...

    Protest against police brutality brings downtown L.A. traffic to halt

    Protest against police brutality brings downtown L.A. traffic to halt
    Protesters marching against police brutality Wednesday afternoon snarled traffic throughout downtown L.A. The demonstration organized by the Stop Mass Incarceration Network began about 2 p.m. at Olympic Boulevard and Broadway, according to a Facebook...