Posted Tuesday, August 19, 2014
The St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, Missouri is still roiling more than a week after an unarmed black man was shot dead by a white police officer. Some blame militaristic police for ratcheting up tensions. Peaceful protests turned violent. There's been looting. Now the National Guard is coming. Let's take some time during the Sound of Ideas to discuss the issues Ferguson raises.
Community/Human Interest, Courts/Crime - Fire/Law Enforcement
Ronnie Dunn, Associate Professor of Urban Studies College of Urban Affairs, Cleveland State University
Jason Johnson, professor of political science at Hiram College, native of the St. Louis area
Joe Sadie, Retired Cleveland Police Captain
Robert Stewart, Director E.W. Scripps School of Journalism at Ohio University
Blaine Griffin, Director, City of Cleveland Community Relations Board
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