Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson Is Resigning

  • Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson is negotiating his resignation. [Salon]
  • The police have been lying about the distance between Mike Brown’s body and Darren Wilson’s car, which affects the argument about whether Wilson was genuinely in danger and thus justified in shooting to kill. [RawStory]
  • Meanwhile, Uber CEO Travis Kalanick has compared the company’s struggles with regulators to Ferguson. [Daily Dot]
  • And today in “But freedom of speech!!!!”: Almost every online music retailer is selling white power albums. [Noisey]
  • House Republicans have introduced a bill to defund President Obama’s immigration reform, even though it costs practically nothing to not deport people. [Daily Kos]
  • Wages of manufacturing workers have dropped three times as much as the average for workers as a whole. [Gawker]
  • Read five Latinas discussing representation on TV. [Jezebel]
  • How straight men would react to catcalling is irrelevant. [Huffington Post]