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Cha's Journal
Cha's Journal
August 18, 2014

"At 18 Years Old in Festus, MO I shot a cop with a BB gun.. Why am I still Alive?.... "

Alycee @jazziz2
@foxonfox posted this picture, taken in #Ferguson, on FB and instagram. cc:@GovJayNixon @vj44 @CivilRights
11:24 AM - 18 Aug 2014 3 Retweets 1 favorite


Two Americas

Sammie. ™ @LordSWVP
This makes the hashtag #IfTheyGunnedMeDown so powerful. It's sad that some people have taken it to another level.
8:05 AM - 11 Aug 2014 5,102 Retweets 1,865 favorites


Found on the Ground in Ferguson, MO

Anonymous @YourAnonNews
RT @TERROREYEStv: Found on the ground.
7:09 PM - 17 Aug 2014
684 Retweets 484 favorites •Reply


Michael Brown
August 18, 2014

That seems like a no brainer to me.. always remember rand paul has some fucking baggage of his own

Cher Heavy check mark @cher Follow
4:12 PM - 25 Jul 2014 338 Retweets 546 favorites


Oh, and check rand paul's writing for Plagiarism!

Mahalo Segami
August 17, 2014

No, dawnie, they're not.. :(

Lynn Sweet @lynnsweet
Breaking: AG Holder orders extra autopsy by feds "Due to the extraordinary circumstances" of #Ferguson case and request of Brown family,

5:06 AM - 17 Aug 2014 221 Retweets 56 favorites


August 17, 2014

Awesome! Mahalo, napkinz!

August 17, 2014

Shame on Darren Wilson and the Police in Ferguson, MO!

Thank you again, she
August 17, 2014

This is what FBI agents are handing out to Ferguson residents near where Mike Brown was killed...

Charles Jaco @charlesjaco1
This is what FBI agents are handing out to Ferguson residents near where Mike Brown was killed.

11:39 AM - 16 Aug 2014 260 Retweets 72 favorites


40 FBI agents are in Ferguson to investigate the shooting of Michael Brown

"40 FBI agents have arrived in Ferguson, Missouri to investigate the shooting of unarmed teenager Michael Brown, Missouri Highway Patrol Captain Ron Johnson announced Saturday.

According to Johnson, who is currently in charge of security in Ferguson, the agents were already canvassing the neighborhood where Brown was killed, seeking eyewitnesses to the killing and other evidence.

The FBI also handed out cards requesting information from local residents, which could be filled out and returned to investigators directly, or to members of the local clergy."

"At the onset of our federal civil rights investigation, the Attorney General of the United States promised a thorough and complete investigation into the shooting death of Michael Brown. That investigation is proceeding. We can confirm that FBI agents, working together with attorneys from the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division and US Attorney’s Office, have already conducted several interviews of witnesses on the scene at the time of the shooting. Over the next several days, teams of FBI agents will be canvassing the neighborhood where the shooting took place to identify any individuals who may have information related to the shooting and have not yet come forward. We ask for the public’s cooperation and patience, and again urge anyone with information related to the shooting to contact the FBI. The FBI can be reached at (800) CALL-FBI, option 4."


Voter Registration Table is set up in Freguson in front of the makeshift memorial where Michael Brown was killed..

Jessica Lee @BusquedaJess
in front of the makeshift memorial where Mike Brown was killed, they've set up a voter registration table #Ferguson
8:20 AM - 16 Aug 2014 978 Retweets 645 favorites

Michael Brown
August 15, 2014

The hyperbolic knee jerking last night at President Obama was disgusting..

Republicon talking points and shit coming from their own minds.. nothing to do with reality.

They obviously have not been paying attention or if they have they lost it.. and didn't give a shite..

meta @metaquest
If you've paid close attention over the last 5 1/2 yrs, Pres Obama doesn't speak unless he has a clear understanding & a working plan to fix

2:38 PM - 14 Aug 2014 71 Retweets 48 favorites


The President's words..

“His family will never hold Michael in their arms again”

"Of course, it’s important to remember how this started. We lost a young man, Michael Brown, in heartbreaking and tragic circumstances. He was 18 years old. His family will never hold Michael in their arms again. And when something like this happens, the local authorities –- including the police -– have a responsibility to be open and transparent about how they are investigating that death, and how they are protecting the people in their communities."


Mahalo for your OP, DI

August 14, 2014

"Lastly, the contrast between this episode and Hillary's Atlantic interview is amazing. It's no..

wonder the Israeli official quoted in the article says all they have to do is wait out Obama for 2 years."
August 13, 2014

Actually he said "horseshit".. not to Hillary when she called but to those

critics who said he should have armed Syrian rebels. He said it before her interview came out but pretty sure she got the message.

"Apparently President Obama has had it with the argument that he should have armed the Syrian rebels during the early days of the civil war. The old complaint was revived as the situation in Iraq worsened last week, most famously by Hillary Clinton. In an interview with The Atlantic, Clinton noted that she urged the president to intervene in Syria, and said that failing to arm the moderates "left a big vacuum," which ISIS filled.

Now the Daily Beast reports that when Republican Senator Bob Corker raised the issue during a meeting with Senate and House leaders on July 31, the president became "visibly agitated." He concluded his lengthy response by telling Corker that the idea that early U.S. intervention would have led to a better outcome in Syria was "horseshit." Obama wasn't alluding to Clinton, as her remarks hadn't been published yet, but it seems he's so frustrated by the criticism that he's forgetting to let his anger translator Luther do the cursing."

THe rest..

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