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Michael Brown's family releases statement

The Brown family released a statement Tuesday night after the grand jury decided not to indict Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson in the death of their son Michael Brown.

Tuesday - 11/25/2014, 07:12am EST

Tags: Ferguson, michael brown

Author: Black anger at police is based on history

Tim Wise, an anti-racism educator and author of six books on racism and white privilege, tells WTOP that the anger many black people feel toward the police is based on real history.

Tuesday - 11/25/2014, 05:13am EST

Tags: Tim Wise, Ferguson, michael brown

In D.C., Ferguson protests loud but peaceful

While protests in Ferguson, Missouri, turned violent after the grand jury's decision Monday not to indict white police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown, in the District the decision was met peacefully, with marches and chants.

Tuesday - 11/25/2014, 04:53am EST

Tags: michael brown, Ferguson, Emmett Till, African-American Civil War Memorial, Mount Vernon Square

D.C. schools prep teachers to talk about Michael Brown

While mourners gathered for Michael Brown's funeral, school teachers 800 miles to the east prepared for the first day of class and, almost certainly, conversations about the shooting death of the unarmed black teenager.

Monday - 08/25/2014, 03:26pm EDT

Tags: michael brown, Andrew Mollenbeck

Jailed DC official keeps fighting ethics charges

Wednesday - 08/20/2014, 10:10am EDT

Tags: michael brown, D.C.

Military equipment D.C. acquired from federal program

After seeing Humvees, tanks and police armed with military-grade equipment in the small town of Ferguson, Missouri, the Attorney General is calling for a Department of Justice investigation into the programs which provide the items to local police departments, including D.C. police.

Monday - 08/18/2014, 07:16pm EDT

Tags: D.C. police, Eleanor Holmes Norton, militarization, 1033, Ferguson, Mo., michael brown

#IfTheyGunnedMeDown hashtag lights up Twitter

The fatal shooting of Michael Brown in Missouri has inspired an online response fueled by the depictions of young African-Americans in the media.

Monday - 08/11/2014, 06:36am EDT

Tags: If they Gunned me down, michael brown, shooting, Twitter, Ferguson, Missouri

New allegations filed against ex-DC lawmaker

A longer prison sentence could await a former District of Columbia Councilmember.

Saturday - 02/08/2014, 12:43pm EST

Tags: michael brown, campaign finances

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