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Filmmaker Spike Lee says the fatal shooting of unarmed Ferguson teenager Michael Brown is indicative of a national “war on the black male,” and that the “uprising” in Missouri is a response to years of racial tension and discrimination between U.S. authorities and the black community.  (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)

Spike Lee: US ‘War On The Black Male’ Tearing The Country Apart

Filmmaker Spike Lee says the fatal shooting of unarmed Ferguson teenager Michael Brown is indicative of a national “war on the black male,” and that the “uprising” in Missouri is a response to years of racial tension and discrimination between U.S. authorities and the black community.

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Hundreds turned out on Saturday July 20, 2013 near the federal courthouse in downtown St. Louis for a rally on behalf of slain Florida teen Trayvon Martin (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Justice For Trayvon Day in St. Louis

Hundreds chant “No Justice, No Peace” & call for federal civil rights charges in Florida case.

07/20/2013

3/23/12-About 200 marchers followed Mo. State Rep. Jamilah Nasheed and St. Louis Board of Aldermen president Lewis Reed from St. Louis city hall down Market St. Friday morning, shouting "No justice, no peace!". They're responding to the death of Trayvon Martin in Florida, calling on alleged shooter George Zimmerman to be arrested and charged in Martin's fatal shooting. (KMOX/Brett Blume)

Trayvon Martin Rally: Downtown St. Louis, East St. Louis

A group will be hosting a rally in memory of Trayvon Martin in St. Louis, while a march and rally will also be held in East St. Louis.

07/20/2013

Trayvon Protest

Trayvon Martin Protestors Gather at Old Courthouse

About 100 protestors gathered on the steps of the Old Courthouse, upset with the “not guilty” verdict for Florida neighborhood watchman George Zimmerman in the death of teenager Trayvon Martin.

07/18/2013

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Sen. McCaskill Calls For Candid Discussion On ‘Stand Your Ground’

“There are no words that can properly explain the fear that the parent of an African-American child has.”

07/18/2013

3/23/12-About 200 marchers followed Mo. State Rep. Jamilah Nasheed and St. Louis Board of Aldermen president Lewis Reed from St. Louis city hall down Market St. Friday morning, shouting "No justice, no peace!". They're responding to the death of Trayvon Martin in Florida, calling on alleged shooter George Zimmerman to be arrested and charged in Martin's fatal shooting. (KMOX/Brett Blume)

Trayvon Martin Rally in Front of the Old Courthouse Today

Coalition spokeswoman Jamala Rogers says their group is trying to refocus the grief and anger that came out of the not guilty verdict.

07/18/2013

Mo State Rep Jamilah Nasheed

Sen. Nasheed: Zimmerman Jury ‘Totally Out of Touch’

When asked if racism played a role in Zimmerman’s acquittal, Nasheed said “Stevie Wonder can see that and he’s blind.”

07/17/2013

Third Week Of George Zimmerman Trial Continues

Rep. Clay on Zimmerman: ‘We Ought to Pursue Justice’

“This whole proliferation of firearms has gotten out of hand,” he said. “I don’t think we need a neighborhood watch person walking around armed like they are the police.”

07/16/2013

Martin trial

Overnight America: July 17th, 2013 – Sonia Madison, Will Harris

Legal Expert Sonia Madison gives us some final insight into what we learned from the George Zimmerman trial in Florida. PopDose.com staff writer Will Harris joined us to talk about the world of Pop Culture.  […]

07/16/2013

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Charlie Brennan – Monday, July 15th – George Zimmerman Verdict; Downsizing State Gov’t; Anniversary of Death of History’s Tallest Person; Ruling Expected on Street Performers; and Market Analyst Al Goldman

Charlie and Debbie talk about the George Zimmerman verdict; Charlie talks about downsizing state gov’t with Mo.Rep. Paul Curtman; with Don Huber, Alton, IL, Township Supervisor, about Robert Wadlow; with ACLU Atty Grant Dody about a ruling on STL City street performers; and with Market Analyst Al Goldman.

07/15/2013

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