It depends on whether the protest is violent or nonviolent.
For now, the liberal-conservative divide has little effect on whether big cities attempt to diversify their police forces.
Quantitative textual analysis demonstrates that much of the variation in the witness statements from the Ferguson investigation can be explained by a latent tendency to favor Brown or Wilson.
New data from the November election finds big differences between whites and blacks.
What role does social media play in the individual decision to participate or not in protest?
The question Americans confront is: “What next?”
Minority police, even after entering a department in which whites were the majority, perceived their work differently.
Protests put issues on the political agenda, even if Americans oppose those protests.
High levels of gun ownership in American society will affect post-Ferguson police reform.
Detailed demographic maps show that Ferguson is not nearly as segregated as other parts of the St. Louis area.