Minneapolis Is Looking a Lot Like Ferguson
What exactly happened to Jamar Clark? He was shot by police in Minneapolis, but the circumstances surrounding his death remain cloudy. Protesters converged on the Minnesota metropolis to demand justice this week, and the FBI and Justice Department are now on the case. Police say the shooting occurred when Clark reached for an officer’s gun, while witnesses say the 24-year-old Black man was handcuffed at the time. Faced with violent unrest, the Minneapolis Police Department is fighting to salvage its reputation … and keep the peace.