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In Ferguson, DOJ Probe Only Confirms What Community Has Long Known


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In Ferguson, DOJ Probe Only Confirms What Community Has Long Known

Sarah Lazare, staff writer

A Department of Justice probe into the now-notorious Ferguson Police Department confirmed Wednesday what residents of this majority-black community in Missouri have long charged: racism is endemic throughout the local justice system —manifesting in everything from traffic stops to predatory court fines to physical attacks.


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Humanity needs to change fundamentally. For example: Less top down power pyramids and more horizontal responsibility sharing. Less monkeys riding on the back of others and more employee owned and operated cooperatives.