BET’s News Correspondent Marc Lamont Hill and Keke Palmer is sitting down with the parents of Michael Brown to discuss life after the death of their son and their thoughts on the protests in Ferguson Missouri.
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August 21, 2014. Every African-American parent’s worst nightmare is materializing as another unarmed black youth is killed by a police officer following a confrontation as he walked down the street. The shooting death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri is a tragically too familiar narrative in Black America.
Similar to the Trayvon Martin Case, this tragedy is garnering national attention and galvanizing public outrage and protest across the country. Hosted by BET News Correspondent Marc Lamont Hill and Actress Keke Palmer, the BET News Special will deconstruct and examine the key elements of the case through first-hand accounts and will present an exclusive sit down interview with the Brown family.
Premiering Friday, August 22 at 7 PM ET/PT on BET and Simulcasting on Centric at 7 PM ET/ 4 PM PT the BET News Special: Justice For Ferguson: The Shooting of Michael Brown” will report on all of the elements that are leading this case to reach its fever pitch.
Log on to BET.com/MichaelBrown for exclusive video content, up-to-the-minute updates on the case and compelling interviews. Join the conversation on social media by logging on to BET’s multiple social media platforms by using hashtag: #BETJustice; and following us @BETNews. Express yourself and let your voice be heard on what is happening in Ferguson by keeping the conversation going on 106 & PARK’s social media platforms and using the hashtag #106HandsUp.
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