rioting

Radio One St. Louis along with native rapper Nelly have organized a “peace in the streets” campaign urging local Ferguson demonstrators to end the violence, amidst the rioting, looting and arrests stemming from the shooting death of Michael Brown. Community leaders have asked for peace following President Obama’s address, and while Nelly has taken to the streets directly, Boogie D of Radio One St. […]

A rapper named G.A.G.E. has released a song entitled “I Am Mike Brown” in response to the shooting and the violent turn that protests have taken in Ferguson, Missouri in the days after the shooting. He uses Mike Brown’s mother’s (Lesley McSpadden) early statements to the news in both the beginning and the end of the […]