Lots of good stories about Ferguson, MO this week:
- Eighty Years of Fergusons.
- Why pro athletes should speak out more about what happened in Ferguson.
- Profile of Micheal Brown’s executioner, Darren Wilson.
- Timeline of Micheal Brown’s death and the dividing line of Delmar Avenue in St Louis.
Other good stories to note:
- A woman in Texas has witnessed 278 executions.
- Two really good profiles on Rev. Al Sharpton. I like Rev. Al and feel like he doesn’t get his just due.
- Two athletes in the twilight of their careers: Kobe Bryant and Mike Vick.
- This man lived in the Maine woods for over 20 years.
- Part 1 and Part 2 of a conversation with Jemele Hill and Micheal Smith of ESPN about black sportscasters.
- An investigation into the Temple University track and field teams. One student almost committed suicide.
- When you find out your missing baby daddy is a spy.
That’s all for this week. Let me know what you think in the comments!