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The governor of Missouri has declared a state of emergency in anticipation of publishing the conclusions of a Grand Jury that has considered bringing an indictment against the police officer responsible for the death of Michael Brown.  The declaration of an emergency attests to the deep concerns for public order and safety in anticipation of the Grand Jury’s decisions.  […]

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I would humbly assert that Ferguson, Mo., as well as the nation to which it belongs, needs “forgiveness.”   Yes, the only thing that could make a lasting and redemptive difference that all of us can live with would be “forgiveness.” I am referring, of course, to the latest episode in the tragic and seemingly never-ending saga […]

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