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For Ferguson demonstrators, Thanksgiving is a moment of respite
For Ferguson demonstrators, Thanksgiving is a moment of respite

The hungry crowd, eager to dig into the trays of fried turkey, collard greens and creamy tres leches cake, had traveled far for their Thanksgiving meal. Some were hundreds or thousands of miles from home, but inside a St. Louis-area church it seemed like a family dinner. Most of the people didn't know one another until three months ago. Now, they were united by both their outrage over the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown and their thankfulness for Cat Daniels, who has fed them since August. They call her "Momma Cat," and she has been serving Sunday meals to demonstrators outside the Ferguson Police Department's headquarters nearly every week since Brown was shot...

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