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Biography - A Short Wiki
African American teenager who was shot and killed by Missouri officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Missouri in 2014. Brown’s death at the hands of Wilson, who is white, sparked widespread protests and an FBI investigation.
He was born in Ferguson, Missouri, to Michael Brown, Sr. and Lesley McSpadden.
“Michael Brown – when he lost his life, there was more focus on what he had done sometimes than what was done to him.” (Angie Thomas)
“You can’t understand what happened to Michael Brown in Ferguson, you can’t understand what happened to Eric Garner in New York City, without understanding this narrative of racial difference that was created during the slave years.” (Bryan Stevenson)
“First and foremost, I would like to extend my deepest sympathies to the family of Michael Brown. As I have said in the past, I know that, regardless of the circumstances here, they lost a loved one to violence. I know the pain that accompanies such a loss knows no bounds.” (Robert P. McCulloch)
“When we look at the situation in Ferguson, Missouri and the tragic death of Michael Brown, we are reminded of the importance of who we elect to our city councils, who sits on our local board of education committees, who we pick to represent us in Congress, in the Senate and more.” (Al Sharpton)
“As I stood and gave the eulogy for young Michael Brown last week, I kept thinking about the fact that this child should have been in college instead of laying in a coffin.” (Al Sharpton)