Journey to Ferguson

Best of luck to you, and stay safe!

Black Millennials

I’m headed to Ferguson next week because I can no longer sit by and watch the media misreport and Black shame to no end. In a calculated effort to tarnish Mike Brown and his community, police and mega media outlets constantly dispense inaccurate information.

The latest?

In an effort to discredit Mike Brown’s innocence, and shift attention away from Officer Darren Wilson, the media and police released doctored surveillance footage of a man resembling Brown robbing a convenience store. Never mind that the face of the suspect is unclear, major media houses and police alike guarantee the public that the person is in fact Mike Brown.

New reports show that the information was tampered with and edited in such a way to highlight culpability.

Independent news sites, and regular members of the Twitterati have a nasty habit of exposing the truth. And as an independent blogger, I deem it my responsibility…

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