2-1 Discussion: Ferguson, Missouri—A Violation of National and International Laws?.
Read the three articles about Ferguson, Missouri, and discuss the following questions.
Ferguson police were accused of violating national and international laws with human rights abuses in Amnesty International: Ferguson Police Crackdown Violated US and International Law and in Rights Violations Documented in Ferguson, MO. Do you think the media aggravates the situation, causing it to become more volatile? Many times, a newsworthy situation creates opportunities for profiteers. The article titled Why Digital Ally Stock Is Up Today illustrates this situation. What is your stance on profits resulting from tragedy?