Comments for: ‘Nobody thinks it happens here’: Portland discussion about Ferguson draws 150

Posted Aug. 26, 2014, at 9:21 p.m.

PORTLAND, Maine — Nearly 150 people turned out Tuesday evening for a community discussion about Portland’s response to recent events in Ferguson, Missouri, where the police shooting of an unarmed black teenager has sparked weeks of demonstrations. While organizers of the Portland event described it as just the start of …

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