Mother Of Ferguson's Michael Brown To Run For City Council

Wochit News - August 11, 2018

Michael Brown was an unarmed black teenager shot to death by a white policeman in Ferguson, Missouri.

His death ignited months of protest and a national debate over race and law enforcement. Now, his mother is running for City Council.

According to Reuters, Lezley McSpadden announced her candidacy at an emotionally charged rally Friday, a day after the fourth anniversary of her son’s death.

She had previously hinted at her intention to seek a City Council seat at an event in April..

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