Michael Brown

Women to Watch—An Interview with Alicia Garza

Alongside fellow feminists Opal Tometi and Patrisse Cullors, Alicia Garza co founded Black Lives Matter, a project sparked by the deaths of Trayvon Martin and Michael Brown.

Ferguson Mayor Re-elected

Knowles was mayor in 2014, when white police officer Darren Wilson shot and killed 18-year-old Michael Brown, who was black.