Ten days before 9/11, family members, activists and formerly incarcerated people gathered to bear witness to post-9/11 abuses under the banner "No Separate Justice."
National security expert Terron Sims says unrest in Ferguson, "is America today," and if we don't deal with racial discrimination, "will be our tomorrow."
Ms. Johannsen is the founder and executive director of All Education Matters. She also writes about everyday life, and is an ESL tutor in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area.