Mysterious Deaths of Ferguson Protesters Worry Activists

Robert Valencia
Mar 20, 2019 - 5:00
Mysterious Deaths of Ferguson Protesters Worry Activists

Six young men tied to the 2014 protest in Ferguson, Missouri have died in strange circumstances, raising concerns among activists. Officer Darren Wilson fatally shot 18-year-old Michael Brown, igniting a massive unrest in Ferguson (and around the country) in August 2014. In November of the same year, a grand jury declined charges against Wilson, deepening violent demonstrations and marking the fatal outcome of some of the young activists. According to the Associated Press, the body of Deandre Joshua was found inside a burned car near the protests in 2014. He was shot in the head before the car was incinerated, the news outlet reported. In September 2016, 29-year-old Darren Seals died in similar circumstances. Seals was seen in videos comforting Wilson’s mother, Lezely McSpadden. Of...

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One Reply to “Mysterious Deaths of Ferguson Protesters Worry Activists”

  1. Where is the U.S. Justice Department…Oh the trump justice department! It is hard not to link these beautifully bold young activists’ murders/suicides. Maybe if the trump’s klan justice department will not protect the Freedom of Speech and to Protest…where’s the Black Panther non-violent Party to protect our RIGHT TO PROTEST and TO LIVE AFTERWARDS! My heart is broken for these activists that have given their feet, fists for unity and now their lives! What Can We Do????

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