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Missouri’s coded language, a call-out of white liberals and a clarion call to action

Michael Brown's body as it lay in the sun for over four hours. Image: YouTube Screenshot.

Michael Brown’s body as it lay in the sun for over four hours. Image: YouTube Screenshot.

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Michael Brown was laid to rest Monday in Ferguson, Missouri, and the city appears relatively calm. It is possible, however, that it is a pseudo peace pending the outcome of the grand jury proceedings for Darren Wilson, the police officer who killed the unarmed teen.

The deceased boy’s father asked for peace prior to Brown’s funeral, and his wishes were respected. Subsequently, there have been no reports on protests or justice seekers gathering during the day or assembling at night. Is this a peaceful sleep, or are people re-energizing themselves for action should Wilson walk free? During the memorial service, a clarion call resounded . . .

Click here to read about the current calm in Ferguson, Missouri.