Episode 141: It Looked Like Fire

On August 10th, 2014, one day after 18-year-old Michael Brown was shot and killed by Officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Missouri, Edward Crawford went to his first protest. “The people, you know, I guess they were out there to be heard,” Ed told us.



We also speak with Robert Cohen of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.



We first released this episode in 2015—this version includes an update. This episode contains references to police brutality.



To see Robert Cohen's photographs, visit the episode on our website.



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