Ferguson, Missouri. It’s all we can think about at the moment. There’s the gross incompetence of the police that started it all. There’s the huge divide between what the mainstream media is covering and what the people who are actually on the ground are reporting. There’s the sadness and frustration of the people of Ferguson. We continue to report as the story unfolds.
Team Blackness also discusses a man in Texas who has been in prison for 34 years but hasn’t actually been convicted, a Brooklyn resident who received a $125,000 settlement after being arrested for filming a stop & frisk incident, and how an ER visit to bandage a finger cost a man $9,000.