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Ferguson Commission Shines Light On Racially Divided St. Louis

Police deployed during a civil disobedience action on August 10, 2015 on West Florissant Avenue in Ferguson, Missouri. The ni
Police deployed during a civil disobedience action on August 10, 2015 on West Florissant Avenue in Ferguson, Missouri. The night ended with over 10 arrests for disorderly conduct. 

When Michael Brown was shot by a police officer in Ferguson, Mo., last August, his death set off riots and violence — and posed deep questions about race relations in America. The Ferguson Commission, appointed by Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon, was tasked with finding some answers.

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