Tag: Ferguson

Riverside learns from ‘Lessons from Ferguson’

Published: April 30, 2015 | Posted: May 4, 2015 | Written by Aja Sanders “How many deaths are too many deaths? One? Ten?” Deborah Wong, professor at the University of California, Riverside asked this question several times during the opening remarks of the community forum, titled “Lessons from Ferguson.” The event was hosted by Mt.

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New episode of The Beat comes out right before Spring break

In this episode of The Beat we talk with Oliver Thompson about his involvement in the upcoming forum on police accountability. We also share information about ongoing news, sports and events. Hope you enjoy listening. The full interview with Oliver Thompson can be found here: http://bit.ly/1IO6FBN This episode of The Beat is hosted by Valerie

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Ferguson exhibits militarization of police force

Charles Wagner | Opinions Editor Sept. 18, 2014 August 9, 2014 will no doubt go down as yet another landmark moment, which has once again set racial injustice, and police brutality, back into the forefront of the national conversation putting on public display, the bubbling cauldron of frustration Unless you have been living under a

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