VIDEO: Students comment on Ferguson protests, violence


The Murray State News Opinion Editor Carly Besser asked students across campus to share their opinions regarding protests in Ferguson, Mo. On Aug. 9, 18-year-old Michael Brown was shot to death by a Ferguson officer, sparking community protests, violence and arrests.

The students speaking in order are Chaveon Harper, junior from Paducah, Ky.; Olivia Chamberlain, sophomore from Owensboro, Ky.; Ryan Kirkpatrick, sophomore from Lindenhurst, Ill.; Demetrius Macklin, freshman from Memphis, Tenn., and Luke Vorst, senior from Springfield, Ohio.