Michael Brown, an 18-year-old Black man, was fatally shot in Ferguson, Missouri. The former police officer involved won't face charges.
Ella Jones will also be the Missouri city's first female mayor. She got involved in city government after the 2014 police killing of Michael Brown.
On the fifth anniversary of his son’s death, Michael Brown’s father gave an impassioned speech asking St. Louis County Prosecutor Wesley Bell to reopen Michael Brown’s murder case.
"I feel proud of the positive race we ran, and I loved talking to the Ferguson community."
Police accountability will be a top priority if she’s elected, McSpadden said.
Melissa McKinnies found the body of her 24-year-old son, Danye Jones, hanging from a tree last month.
It's way too hard to fire cops, even ones with records of dangerous policing.
Aug. 9, 2018, marks the fourth anniversary of the unarmed black teenager's killing by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri.
Sometimes, I wish I could go back to sleep.
Fox hosts were slammed after they criticized a black student who got into all 20 schools he applied to as being “obnoxious.”
"This problem is not simply about the actions of individuals, but about the actions of all of society," says one author of the Boston University study.
Too many people are incarcerated in local jails because they can't afford to pay a fee or fine.
Mama Cat is one of the many people still doing the work post-Ferguson.
In Charlottesville and St. Louis, Eze Amos and Robert Cohen document pain and love in their communities.
News outlets continue a rich tradition of racially biased coverage.
“We haven’t made any progress since Ferguson, that’s clear. Cops can still kill us with impunity," a local reverend said.