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Boycott Back Friday! Ferguson protesters force closure of mall

Boycott Back Friday! Ferguson protesters force closure of mall

November 29, 2014

FERGUSON, Nov 29 — US protesters forced a crowded St Louis mall to close for around two hours yesterday, demanding a boycott to post-Thanksgiving shopping and justice for an unarmed black teenager killed by police. Scores of demonstrators, including young children, shouted “No justice, no peace,” and “Stop shopping and join the movement” at the St Louis Galleria Mall. Around 100 people lay on the floor for four and a half minutes to symbolise the more than four hours that... Read more

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A protester is detained during a confrontation with the police as protesters try to block a side street at Mongkok shopping district in Hong Kong early November 29, 2014. — Reuters pic

A protester is detained during a confrontation with the police as protesters try to block a side street at Mongkok shopping district in Hong Kong early November 29, 2014. — Reuters pic Read More