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Ferguson Church Grapples with Race Relations

November 17, 2014 12:05 PM
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Many white residents of Ferguson, Missouri, say they chose to live there because of the American Midwest community's diversity. So, they were shocked when a white police officer killed an unarmed black teenager in August - and shaken by the resulting protests and violence. Some local churches are leading conversations on how to go forward. VOA's Ayesha Tanzeem reports.