Ferguson in the eyes of Rosa Clemente

#ferguson is an ongoing story. Notwithstanding the actual circumstances of the Michael Brown shooting, the police response in that community has been severely criticized. The following account, shared on Twitter, illustrates the point:

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  1. So here's a blog post recounting the encounter of activists with the police in Ferguson:
  2. Here's a selection of the tweets to form a telling narrative:
  3. What does this sound like to you?
  4. Police point weapons at protesters in Ferguson as tension still high
  5. It's no wonder that many people question the very role of the police in that part of the US.
  6. So, in this situation, you have police officers pointing semi-auto rifles at the crowd, seemingly randomly ... when asked to give his name ... the police officer, in his most community-oriented, bridge-building, voice says: GO F*CK YOURSELF. Video below is unbelievable ...
  7. Officer Go Fuck Yourself- Rebelutionary_Z #Ferguson Livestream Clip
  8. I'm glad social media exists ... so people can tell the story ...
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