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Aug. 22--WASHINGTON -- A Pentagon spokesman said today that almost all of the military-style equipment used by local law enforcement in Ferguson over the last 13 days did not come from the Department of Defense.
TKC NOTE : In a recent e-mail blast, Kansas City Congressman Cleaver notes his objections and reveals some lobbying work against the "militarization" Of local police.
Actor Gary Sinise will be a guest Sunday on CBS' 'Face the Nation.' He was the honorary starter for the Daytona 500 this year.
Yesterday's " Nationwide Day of Rage for Ferguson ," demonstrations that were planned to protest police violence against blacks for the 51 cities across the U.S., was a bust.
Missouri Congressman Lacy Clay said on Thursday that he had "serious concerns" about the prosecutor in charge of Michael Brown's case.
A suburban St. Louis police officer has been suspended indefinitely for threatening to kill protesters and journalists in Ferguson, Missouri while he pointed a rifle in the crowd's direction during a demonstration this week.
Total arrests related to protests: 155 Refusal to disperse: 123 Burglary: 20 Unlawful use of weapons: 4 http://t.co/... Several people have been arrested more than once during the ongoing unrest in Ferguson, a St. Louis suburb.
Attorney General Eric Holder, left, listens during his meeting at the U.S. Attorney's office in St. Louis, Mo., Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014.
Last week, after days of violent police rampages in Ferguson, Missouri, Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Carl Levin said the Senate will "review" the Defense Department program that gives military weapons and equipment to civilian police departments for free.
Sign from Ferguson protest. The quote, "Justice will not be Served until those who are unaffected are as outraged as those who are," attributed to Benjamin Franklin, although not found in any Franklin primary sources, the words, nevertheless, ring true.
Politicians like Rep. Lacy Clay who have supported the militarization of police but have found it politically unfeasible to do so now have been looking for a way to square their support with a little bit of politically-motivated outrage.
The Missouri prosecutor overseeing an investigation into the fatal shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown has deep family roots among police: his father, mother, brother, uncle and cousin all worked for St. Louis' police department, and his father was killed while responding to a call involving a black suspect.
President Barack Obama is sending Attorney General Eric Holder to Ferguson, Missouri, Wednesday to meet with U.S. law enforcement authorities investigating the police shooting of an unarmed 18-year-old.
Updated: Sat Aug 23, 2014 05:21 am
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