PROTESTERS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/PROTESTERS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Salt Lake City protesters keep up the pressure to check police power http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58335373-78/lake-salt-police-taylor.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58335373-78/lake-salt-police-taylor.html.csp">Salt Lake City protesters keep up the pressure to check police power</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By erin alberty</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T19:56:37.613-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 07:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">For the fourth time in two weeks, demonstrators gathered in Salt Lake City on Monday to protest officer-involved shootings in Utah and nationwide. “Somewhere it’s got to stop,” said protester Oscar Ross as he stood across the street from the Salt Lake City police station. “There’s going to be backlash. I’m not anti-police ... but it’s in the mind-set of these officers now: Shoot first and ask questions later.” About 40 protesters marched around Library Square and into downtown Salt Lake City aft...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58335373@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 19:56:37 MDT How can authorities restore order in Ferguson? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58314393-68/police-ferguson-black-missouri.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58314393-68/police-ferguson-black-missouri.html.csp">How can authorities restore order in Ferguson?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SHARON COHEN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> AP National Writer</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T11:05:16.178-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 11:05AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">They’ve lined the streets with police in riot gear, brought in a new black commander with an empathetic manner, imposed a curfew, lifted it and deployed the National Guard — and still the violence erupts nightly in the town of Ferguson, Missouri. After nine days of unrest following the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown, an unarmed black 18-year-old, law enforcement and political leaders are left struggling for answers to a frustrating question: What can we do to restore peace to the communi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583143932014-08-20T11:05:16.178-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-20T11:05:16.178-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58314393@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:05:16 MDT Autopsy inconclusive on whether teen was shot with hands up http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58308820-68/brown-monday-police-autopsy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58308820-68/brown-monday-police-autopsy.html.csp">Autopsy inconclusive on whether teen was shot with hands up</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ALAN SCHER ZAGIER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-18T21:10:32.418-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 09:10PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ferguson, Mo. • An unarmed 18-year-old whose fatal shooting by police has sparked a week of protests in suburban St. Louis suffered a bullet wound to his right arm that may indicate his hands were up or his back was turned, a pathologist hired by his family said Monday. But the pathologist said the team that examined Michael Brown can’t be sure yet exactly how the wounds were inflicted, citing the need for more information. An independent autopsy determined that Michael Brown was shot at least s...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583088202014-08-18T21:10:32.418-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-18T21:10:32.418-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58308820@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 21:10:32 MDT Petri: What exactly are we seeing in Ferguson? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58303926-82/ferguson-media-police-elephant.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58303926-82/ferguson-media-police-elephant.html.csp">Petri: What exactly are we seeing in Ferguson?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Alexandra Petri</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T17:57:03.28-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 05:57PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">“Did one look at what one saw or did one see what one looked at?” — Hart Crane This question seems especially striking in light of the struggles in Ferguson, Mo., and the response by members of the media and others. Three examples: “Forgetting MLK’s Message: Protesters in Missouri Turn To Violence” - FOX News chyron. “I’ve seen the video. It looks to me like you don’t need to bother with that particular factor because they all appear to be of a single, you know, of a single origin, I should sa...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58303926@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 17:57:03 MDT Governor declares emergency, imposes curfew in Ferguson http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58303742-68/police-curfew-brown-nixon.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58303742-68/police-curfew-brown-nixon.html.csp">Governor declares emergency, imposes curfew in Ferguson</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DAVID A. LIEB </span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and NIGEL DUARA</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-16T22:00:58.275-06:00">Updated Aug 16, 2014 10:00PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Ferguson, Mo. • Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon declared a state of emergency and imposed a curfew Saturday in a St. Louis suburb where police and protesters have clashed in the week since a black teenager was shot to death by a white police officer. Despite heavy rainfall and lightning, hundreds of protesters gathered Saturday night at a busy thoroughfare that has been the site of previous clashes with police. Dozens of officers, a much more visible presence than the night before, stood watch — includ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58303742@www.sltrib.com Sat, 16 Aug 2014 22:00:58 MDT Uintah deputies arrest anti-tar sands activists http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58206716-78/sands-tar-utah-oil.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58206716-78/sands-tar-utah-oil.html.csp">Uintah deputies arrest anti-tar sands activists</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By David Self Newlin</span></span> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">and Brian Maffly</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-21T22:08:56.176-06:00">Updated Jul 21, 2014 10:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Twenty-one activists were arrested Monday during a “blockade” of a tar sands company’s construction equipment in eastern Utah, according to anti-tar sands groups who accused Uintah County sheriff’s deputies of “brutality.” The Sheriff’s Office declined to confirm the arrests Monday afternoon, except to say that all of its available deputies were at the site about 50 miles south of Vernal. By Monday night, the Sheriff’s Office still had not commented on the arrests. Beginning at 6 a.m., 80 prot...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58206716@www.sltrib.com Mon, 21 Jul 2014 22:08:56 MDT Both sides of immigration debate fired up http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58188251-68/immigrant-protesters-babeu-border.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58188251-68/immigrant-protesters-babeu-border.html.csp">Both sides of immigration debate fired up</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ASTRID GALVAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T21:59:03.445-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 09:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">ORACLE, Ariz. • Protesters carrying “Return to Sender” and “Go home non-Yankees” signs faced off with immigrant rights activists Tuesday in a small Arizona town after a sheriff said a bus filled with Central American children was on its way. The rallies demonstrated the deep divide of the immigration debate as groups on both sides — and in similar numbers — showed up in Oracle to speak out on the issue. It turned heated at times, with shouting matches and a group of mariachi musicians getting sh...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581882512014-07-15T21:59:03.445-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-15T21:59:03.445-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58188251@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 21:59:03 MDT Arizona protesters hope to stop immigrant transfer http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58186684-68/immigrant-babeu-immigration-protesters.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/world/58186684-68/immigrant-babeu-immigration-protesters.html.csp">Arizona protesters hope to stop immigrant transfer</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ASTRID GALVAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T11:12:11.18-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 11:12AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Oracle, Ariz. • Dozens of protesters on both sides of the immigration debate showed up in a small town near Tucson on Tuesday after the sheriff said the federal government plans to transport about 40 immigrant children to an academy for troubled youths. The rallies demonstrated the deep divide of the immigration debate. One group waved American flags, held signs that read “Return to Sender” and “Go home non-Yankees” and said they would block a bus that was supposed to arrive with immigrant child...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581866842014-07-15T11:12:11.18-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-15T11:12:11.18-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58186684@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 11:12:11 MDT