Mike Brown at the St. Louis County Justice Center (The Michael Brown Chosen For Change Foundation/Facebook).
“We need to get this word out that this wickedness is happening to us,” said Andrew Joseph, Jr. in Ferguson, Missouri on the 5th anniversary of Michael Brown’s death. “For every Michael Brown, there are 100 Andrew Josephs that you never heard of. So we’re coming together as families to heal each other, and to support each other.”
Joseph is the father of Andrew Joseph, III, a 14-year-old from Tampa who died 5 years ago on February 7, 2014. During the Florida State Fair, Joseph was struck and killed by a motorist as he tried to cross Interstate 4 on foot after being wrongfully detained, ejected, transported, and then abandoned miles from the fair by police who did not bother to call his parents – who have since become tireless advocates.
Andrew and Deanna Joseph were…
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