Here are some online articles that you might find interesting concerning the recent turmoil in Missouri. Although we support much of what is expressed, the views in these articles are the authors and don’t necessarily represent the views of the Eugene Springfield NAACP. We are providing these in order to help keep everyone involved in the conversation. Please share this page with your friends and those who you wish to be informed. Also, if you have not read The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander please consider picking up a copy. Ms. Alexander is able to frame the issues we face in a historical context.