Mike Brown’s Death Changed the World, but Local Activists Say It Hasn’t Changed Ferguson

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Today marks five years since Darren Wilson gunned down 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. Brown was far from the only black man to die at the hands of the police that year; other high-profile cases—Eric Garner died in New York months earlier, Laquan McDonald would be shot and killed later that…

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