The Torch

Ferguson efforts to mend community-police relations

Elizabeth Alvarez, Staff Writer

December 4, 2014

After the resignation of police officer Darren Wilson from his position at the Ferguson Police Department, the city is taking steps to improve the relationship between the department and Ferguson residents, the mayor told CNN...

St. John’s NAACP chapter to hold demonstration

Samantha Albanese, Editor-in-Chief

December 4, 2014

The St. John’s University chapter of the NAACP is hosting a “Die-In” demonstration on Thursday, Dec. 4. In honor of Michael Brown, the NAACP at SJU will host the silent protest in the D’Angelo Center at 1:50 p.m. during...

University students march on campus in solidarity

Cheyanne Gonzales, Photo Editor

December 4, 2014

On Wednesday, Nov. 26 students gathered to March for Ferguson to show solidarity for Michael Brown’s family and other protesters across the nation. Current sophomore and co-president of Spectrum Aarika Miller was among the...

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