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Since Michael Brown, Police Shot and Killed 53 Teenagers. Who Were They?

A year ago today, 18-year-old Michael Brown was shot to death by a white police officer in Ferguson, Mo., spurring months of civil unrest and painful debates about race and justice in America. In that time, 53 other teenagers have also been shot to death by police, according to data I analyzed from two crowdsourced police watchdog projects, Fatal Encounters and, and checked against updated news reports.