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  • The Journal of Steffanie Rivers: Drum-Majors For Justice

    Jun 18, 13 by riversteff 3 Comments

    *This time last year millions of people marched for justice for Trayvon Martin. Most people hadn’t heard the 9-1-1 audio from residents who called to report cries for help outside their homes that February night Martin was shot and killed. And they had not heard George Zimmerman’s call to police to report what he considered […]

  • THE (04-29-13) EURweb Free-4-All Page/Board

    Apr 29, 13 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Just like the headline says, this page/board is where you can discuss the stuff that we didn’t cover in today’s issue. (It’s sort of like feedback with a twist) Remember, NO name calling, racial taunting, graphic sex talk and vulgarity in general, PLEASE. ——– EUR MOTIVATIONAL NOTE You don’t make progress by standing on the […]

  • Rodney King Autopsy Finding is Wake Up Call for Family

    Aug 27, 12 by Brittney M. Walker 4 Comments

    *What really caused Rodney King’s death? As we previously reported, an autopsy revealed that King suffered from an enlarged heart before his death, a condition that could lead to death if untreated. While his death wasn’t directly caused by an enlarged heart (drowning, cocaine, PCP, and alcohol), the results from the report have given the […]

  • Coroner: Rodney King’s ’Accidental Drowning’ Involved Drugs

    Aug 23, 12 by EURpublisher02 1 Comment

    *Rodney King’s death in June was the result of accidental drowning, but a cocktail of alcohol and drugs in his system were contributing factors, authorities said today. [SUBSCRIBE TO EURWEB's RSS FEED] Rodney King, who came to symbolize police brutality and the troubled relations between the Los Angeles Police Department and minorities, died after drowning […]

  • Sharpton: Rodney King ‘Became a Symbol of Forgiveness’

    Jul 1, 12 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *(Via CBS News) – Rodney King was remembered in Los Angeles on Saturday as a forgiving man who bore the scars of his infamous beating with dignity. The Rev. Al Sharpton, who delivered the eulogy at Forest Lawn Hollywood Hills, said before the funeral that King never showed bitterness to the officers who beat him. […]

  • Sharpton & Jackson Set to Speak at Rodney King’s Funeral

    Jun 29, 12 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *The Revs. Al Sharpton and Jesse Jackson will be attending and speaking at a public memorial for Rodney King on Saturday. In fact, a press release from Rev. Sharpton’s spokesperson, Rachel Noerdlinger, says he will deliver the eulogy for King at 2pm at the Forest Lawn Hall of Liberty in Hollywood Hills “Rodney King was […]