NFL players in Ferguson show of support

Members of the Missouri National Guard stand on patrol outside the Edward Jones Dome in downtown St. Louis, Missouri on November 30, 2014Five NFL players for the St Louis Rams entered the field Sunday with their arms raised in the “hands up, don’t shoot” gesture of protesters demanding justice for black teenager Michael Brown. The pose has been the signature of demonstrators in the St Louis suburb of Ferguson, where a white policeman shot Brown dead in August, and by protesters who hit the streets in major US cities in recent days after a grand jury decided not to indict officer Darren Wilson for the killing. “We haven’t been able to go down to Ferguson to do anything because we have been busy.

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