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Nathan Francis


Nathan is a veteran of the newspaper industry, having worked at both daily and weekly papers and as a trade magazine editor. He has covered New York state and national politics, government, education and the business sector and was nominated for the National Newspaper Association's 2012 Better Newspaper Contest. Aside from his work in journalism, Nathan is also a contributor to several financial and business-related blogs. Email:

Ferguson Update: Protests Return On Black Friday, Shut Down Shopping Malls

Ferguson mall protest

Ferguson saw a new round of protests on Black Friday, as demonstrators tried to disrupt shoppers and shut down busy centers of commerce. After a relatively quiet Thanksgiving, in which no protesters were arrested in the city of Ferguson, demonstrations returned on Friday to protest a grand jury’s decision not to indict Ferguson police officer… Read more »