Lasers discuss decision in Ferguson, MO Reply

Peaceful protesters in Boston protest the Grand Jury Ferguson decision. (Photo courtesy of the Boston Herald)

Peaceful protesters in Boston protest the Grand Jury Ferguson decision. (Photo courtesy of the Boston Herald)

By Ryan Macleod – 1851 Staff

On November 26, Professor Jesse Tauriac hosted a community discussion about the St. Louis Grand Jury’s decision to not indict police officer Darren Wilson. A crowd of approximately 25 students and 10 professors gathered to express their opinions and feelings about what happened in Ferguson.

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Editor’s Corner: Be kind, do good Reply

Natalie Kfoury – Co-Editor-in-Chief

A few weeks ago I attended a discussion led by Professor Jesse Tauriac and Reverend Thomas Sullivan on race and the shooting of Mike Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. As 25 or so students and fac- ulty sat in a circle and discussed our reactions to the race problems in the Ferguson incident, what continues to happen across the country, and on our campus at Lasell, I realized I needed to write my first column of the year about the event. More…