RT America -- October 14, 2014
Marches continued in Ferguson, MO on Monday, with protesters descending on several Walmarts to demonstrate against police violence and what they call racial discrimination by law enforcement. Part of “Moral Monday,” the activists demanded justice for the killings of Ferguson resident Michael Brown and John Crawford III, who was gunned down inside an Ohio Walmart in August. RT’s Lindsay France followed the protests and has more details.
Civil rights activist Jesse Jackson is claiming Thomas Eric Duncan, the first person to die in the US from Ebola, is the victim of racism. While the exact reasons for Duncan’s delayed diagnosis and treatment remain unclear, Jackson points to his skin color and lack of insurance as contributing factors to his eventual death. RT’s Ben Swann speaks to the reverend to learn more.