6 Ferguson activists have died suspiciously since 2014

The death of unarmed Black teen Michael Brown was a watershed moment in race relations in America. Brown was shot dead by former Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson while his arms were raised. It led to the rallying cry from supporters of “Hands up, don’t shoot.” Now more than four years later, Ferguson, Missouri, is back […]

Black Lives Matter activist MarShawn McCarrel kills himself at 23

MarShawn McCarrel was one of the leading voices in the Black Lives Matter movement. He helped to organize protests in Ohio following the killings of unarmed Black men at the hands of police. McCarrel led the charge in his state after the untimely deaths of Black males such as Michael Brown, Tamir Rice, Eric Garner and […]