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Update: Remembering Mike Brown, Two Years Later

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Two years after the death of Mike Brown is as good a time as any to point to remember a few important parts of the story of the Ferguson teen who was killed on this day in 2014.
 
We all probably remember that he he had graduated from high school three months early -- and that his graduation was not an unremarkable accomplishment.
 
It's less widely known that his mother, Lezley McSpadden, was among many teens who had been bused to school as part of a state desegregation program. According to a ProPublica story, she attended school in affluent Ladue.
 
But perhaps the most important thing to remember is how she responded in one interview, demonstrating frustration, despair, and anger that few of us will ever feel: 
 
 
Click the link to view the clip.
 
 
 
 
 
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