FRN Must List – March 7, 2015

While the DOJ report on the Ferguson Police Department took center stage this week – the observation of the 50th anniversary of Bloody Sunday in Selma was also a source a much discussion, #BlackOutDay and more.


MUST WATCH VIDEOS:

DemocracyNow! Michelle Alexander on DOJ report on Ferguson:

President Barack Obama’s Speech in Selma:

Investigation of the Ferguson Police Department – US Dept of Justice Civil Rights Division 


MUST READ

Low-lights from Ferguson DOJ Report via @WesleyLowery

The Gangsters of Ferguson:

Mapping police Violence – The National Police Violence Map

    • At least 302 black people were killed by police in the United States in 2014. Get the facts about police violence in your community to make the case for change.
    • http://mappingpoliceviolence.org/

 

US Policing Task Force Preliminary Recommendations Released:

Before Rosa Parks, A Teenager Defied Segregation On An Alabama Bus – Claudette Colvin

22 Contemporary Authors You Absolutely Should be Reading

Ferguson Police Routinely Violate Rights of Blacks, Justice Dept. Finds:

 


MUST FOLLOW HASHTAGS

Monthly #MuseumsRespondtoFerguson Chat:

  


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