Ferguson, Mo., Update: Riots Have Decreased, Yet Police Are Still on Edge

Rapper and activist Tef Poe calls back in to discuss the lack of trust between the city and its citizens.
Aug 13, 2014·
Samantha Cowan is an associate editor for culture.

Despite journalists getting arrested and teargassed, Tef Poe says that the looting and rioting in Ferguson, Mo., has decreased drastically in the days following the death of unarmed teenager Michael Brown.

The public understands the need to protest peacefully, but past events have kept the police vigilant and ready to act.

Poe talks about the public's outrage that the officer involved in Brown's shooting has not been named and that the St. Louis police department hasn't gotten involved.

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