Police arrested 56 demonstrators attempting to enter the federal courthouse in downtown St. Louis as part of a day of civil disobedience marking one year since Michael Brown’s death.
Dubbed “Moral Monday,” a day of civil disobedience, organizers have issued a National Call to Action and planned a mid-morning civil disobedience training session downtown.
Nixon says his focus is on what he calls the two pillars of “speech and safety.”
A silent march and a day of civil disobedience are among the events being planned for next month in Ferguson to mark the first anniversary of the fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old by a white police officer, an event that galvanized the “Black Lives Matter” movement.
St. Louis police chief explains the action he took after Friday’s protest detail
A retired general and commander of the Joint Task Force Katrina in the Gulf Coast says if St. Louis can’t control riots stemming from the Ferguson decision, then the next step is the “Insurrection Act,” allowing the president to deploy U.S. troops in the area to quell rebellion.
St. Louis Alderman Antonio French tweets that Nasheed refused bond to spend the night in St. Ann jail.
Organizer of planned “shutdown” is a no-show, as demonstators picket in the rain.
Frustration is rising among black workers who want construction jobs on new bridge.