Ferguson Missouri

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Zachary Frederico

Ferguson Missouri

1. When I think of “Ferguson, Missouri” I think of an unnecessary attack on America as a whole. To burn and loot a community that was destroyed by the people who live in it does not make sense to me no matter what the situation. Despite if the verdict was right or wrong it is still no reason the loot an entire city. America is a beautiful country and with all the police and citizen drama we are turning it inside out. If the problem started because of violence and people getting hurt, why would we “fix” the problem with more violence instead of going about it in a more proper and professional manner?

2. http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2014/08/13/us/ferguson-missouri-town-under-siege-after-police-shooting.html?_r=0

I found this article about the events that happened in Ferguson by simply typing Ferguson Missouri into the Google search engine. The article is from August 10, 2015 and included very detailed and valuable information on the matter. I trust this article because it comes straight from the New York Times website which is a very well known and trusted news source. This article talks about all aspects of the incident from what led to the Mike Brown shooting to what happened after the Grand Jury announcement.


I found this article by typing “Ferguson Missouri Michael Brown” in to google search engine. This article is also from August 2015. This article talks about what happened on the one year anniversary of Browns death. It also talks about what legal action the family took to the police. I trust this article because nbc news is also a great and well known news source, and the article comes directly from their website.


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