Huckabee Calls Michael Brown a ‘Thug’
It’s a horrible thing that he was killed, but he could have avoided that if he’d behaved like something other than a thug.
— Mike Huckabee, in an interview with Newsmax, on Michael Brown, the black teenager shot and killed by a white policeman in Ferguson, Mo.
Missouri GOP Leader Denounces Voter Registration Efforts in Ferguson
If that’s not fanning the political flames, I don’t know what is.
— Missouri Republican Party Executive Director Matt Wills,quoted by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, denouncing voter registration efforts amid continued protests in Ferguson, Mo., calling it “disgusting.”
Army of Robocops
A growing trend that should make us all wary
Is their change from mildly threatening to really scary.
Ferguson just proves it —
If they own it, they’ll shoot it,
As cops become less like police and more like the military.
A Great Video We Wish Had Never Been Made
This video is moving and beautiful, and we wish it had never been made because we wish what preceded it had never happened.