civil disobedience

St. Louis police on detail outside city hall on December 12, 2014 (KMOX/Kevin Killeen)

Transfer Ordered For Cop Who Wore “Wilson” Patch

St. Louis police chief explains the action he took after Friday’s protest detail

12/13/2014

General Russel L. Honoré says the Insurrection Act is possible next step to quell Ferguson-related rioting.  (JAMES NIELSEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Katrina General: If Riots Can’t Be Controlled, ‘Next Step’ is Insurrection Act

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.

11/26/2014

Missouri State Senator Jamilah Nasheed makes her remarks as Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster looks on during his Roundtable on Representative Policing at the University of Missouri-St. Louis in St. Louis on October 1, 2014. Koster brought political, law enforcement and community leaders together to talk about some of the problems that have plagued the Ferguson, Missouri area after the police shooting death of teen Michael Brown. UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Sen. Nasheed Arrested by County Police in Ferguson

St. Louis Alderman Antonio French tweets that Nasheed refused bond to spend the night in St. Ann jail.

10/21/2014

Protestor Conroy House with construction workers at main library downtown

Threatened “Shutdown” of Downtown Library Work a Fizzle in the Drizzle

Organizer of planned “shutdown” is a no-show, as demonstators picket in the rain.

09/14/2011

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Protestors Plan Monday Shutdown of Bridge Project — Unless Demands are Met

Frustration is rising among black workers who want construction jobs on new bridge.

08/02/2011

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