Jamala Rogers goes back forty years to understand the roots of community struggles in the urban centers of the United States.

"When all hell broke loose in Ferguson, Missouri, after the murder of a Black, unarmed teen, it was not clear, to the untrained eye, all of the intersecting forces that had collided. In the weeks— and months—following the murder of Mike Brown by Ferguson cop Darren Wilson, those forces became more visible."

We will be rolling out the individual "interludes"  over the next few months.