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  • St. Louis archbishop urges peace in the midst of protests over cop acquittal

    St. Louis archbishop urges peace in the midst of protests over cop acquittal

    • Sep 17, 2017

    Archbishop Robert J. Carlson said that while “acknowledging the hurt and anger, [the people of St. Louis] must not fuel the fires of hatred and division” in the wake of the acquittal of a white former police officer accused of murdering a black suspect. Carlson said, “We must work together for a better, stronger, safer community, one founded upon respect for each other, and one in which we see our neighbor as another self.”

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