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John Legend: Ferguson Cops ‘Intentionally’ Inflaming Tensions

Musician and activist John Legend took to Twitter last night to vent his frustrations with the unbelievable scenes unfolding in Ferguson, Mo. Legend said that the police are deliberately trying to inflame tensions and that racism is definitely playing a role:

Legend even engaged with some critics on Twitter:

The national spotlight shone on Ferguson last night after two reporters were arrested and police used tear gas on civilian protestors were gathered to protest the police shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown.

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