White Missouri students asked not to participate in black only ‘die-in’

U of Missouri students

Concerned that sympathetic, well-meaning white people are diluting the cause, a Ferguson, MO. protest group asked white students not to participate in a recent black-only “die-in” at the University of Missouri.

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Former NFL Coach Mike Ditka Says He’s ‘Embarrassed’ for St. Louis Rams Players

Mike Ditka

Former NFL coach and television sports analyst Mike Ditka is taking sides in the ongoing national debate over the shooting death of Missouri teenager Mike Brown at the hands of a former Ferguson police officer.

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No Punishment for Rams Players Who Displayed ‘Hands Up, Don’t Shoot’ Gestures During Game

St Louis Rams

The St. Louis players who came out onto the field with their hands up prior to the Rams vs Oakland NFL game will not be punished by the NFL.

Five Rams players raised their hands in protest as they emerged onto the field during pre-game introductions on Sunday. The protest was in response to a Missouri grand jury decision not to indict a former Ferguson cop on murder charges in the shooting death of Michael brown.

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Happy #Blackout Friday; Celebrities Call for Black Friday Boycott

Russell Simmons

Celebrities have united to call for a one-day retail boycott. Celebs such as Russell Simmons have taken to social media to urge their followers not to spend money on Black Friday, Nov. 28 — the day when Americans traditionally kick off their Christmas shopping.

The national news media expects us to destroy our own neighborhoods. What they don’t expect is for us to organize and use our trillion-dollar buying power to negatively impact the economy.

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Rapper Puts Blue Ivy On Single Cover

Rapper Tink

17-year-old Chicago rapper Tink must be a huge Beyonce fan. Tink apparently used a photo of Beyonce’s daughter, Blue Ivy, for the cover of her social commentary track, “Tell the Children”.

The track begins with a man’s voice yelling, “Don’t shoot!”

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Killer Mike “It’s Just Us Against the Motherf—ing Machine!”

Killer Mike

Rapper Killer Mike was displeased with a Missouri grand jury’s decision not to bring charges against retired Ferguson, MO. police officer Darren Wilson for the execution-style murder of teenager Mike Brown.

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fanMAIL: Rudy Giuliani’s Racially Divisive Comments

Rudy Giuliani and Michael Eric Dyson

Politicians like Rudy Giuliani are revealing their racial bias with more frequency now that a biracial man is in the White House. Giuliani didn’t bite his tongue when he came to the defense of Darren Wilson, the racist Ferguson, MO. police officer who gunned down a black teenager in cold blood.

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