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The police brutality going on in Ferguson, Missouri is frightening—and a complete disregard for our civil liberties.

All across the country tonight, peaceful vigils honoring the innocent lives lost and pay respect to those whose lives have been affected by police brutality will gather at 7:00 p.m. Eastern, 4:00 p.m. Pacific. A moment of silence will start at the :20 minute mark.

You can find the event nearest you right here.

To identify each other and show solidarity, organizers have asked attendees to wear a red ribbon/cloth/bandana on your right arm at the vigils. However, you should not wear red if you are in areas where doing so can cause conflict.

If you have any questions about the event, please ask them at the official Facebook page or in the #NMOS14 tag on Twitter

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