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Columbus Short Misses Another Court Appearance; Warrant Raised

By Yesha Callahan Columbus Short just can’t get his life together.  Read More

T.I. on Ferguson: ‘America Has Created a Monster’

By Yesha Callahan T.I. expressed his anguish over not only America but also the looters in Ferguson.  Read More

CNN Anchor Suggests the Use of ‘Water Cannons’ in Ferguson; Twitter Responds

By Yesha Callahan Twitter has schooled Rosemary Church on water cannon usage.  Read More

Donations Are Pouring in for Officer Darren Wilson, as His ‘Fans’ Look for ‘Justice’

By Yesha Callahan Officer Darren Wilson’s fans are not only donating to his cause, but setting up Facebook fan pages to support him.  Read More

The Woman Behind an Iconic Protest Photo Tells Her Story

By Yesha Callahan France Francois’ #NMOS14 photo captured the attention of the world.  Read More

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