Dec 6, 2014

Racism: Police Injustice in U.S. Leads to Even Greater Injustice (La Jornada, Mexico)

La Jornada (Translated by WorldMeetsUS): During protests over the Ferguson case, 323 people were arrested in Los Angeles and another 35 in Oakland. According to LA Police Department spokespeople, 130 were detained for disturbing public order on Hope and 60th Streets, after a group of protesters refused to obey an order to disperse.

The event was one of many that occurred over the past week in the wake of a grand jury decision exonerating a policeman who killed a young African American man, 18-year-old Michael Brown on August 9. Read more. 

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