Ferguson Supplement: Debates over Michael Brown’s Shooting

Periodically updated timelines of the basic facts of the shooting of Michael Brown —including the final grand jury decision—are not just reflections of what we know, but also a reminder of how the "facts" of the case take on different political valences as they circulate through social networks and traditional media. - Wikipedia Page for the Shooting of Michael Brown

WATCH: Illustrator Molly Crabapple shows how Michael Brown's death shed light on police brutality in the United States:


Prepared by @yarimarbonilla and Max Hantel

#Ferguson: Digital protest, hashtag ethnography, and the racial politics of social media in the United States, by Yarimar Bonilla and Jonathan Rosa. American Ethnologist, volume 42, number 1, pp. 4-17.