11 Pictures of Ferguson That Show How Businesses Lose Everything During Protests
Last night, angry protesters ripped through Ferguson, Missouri and other cities after a grand jury decided not to indict police officer Darren Wilson, who shot and killed unarmed 18-year-old Michael Brown last August. The riots were definitely the worst so far, but while people vent their anger over the controversial decision, the pictures show how an entire community is dislodged by social unrest.
Business owners especially are paying the price after finding out their businesses had burned down overnight. 25 buildings were set on fire by the protests and some areas look like war zones.. Business owners have no other choice but to rebuild if they can — it’s yet another lesson that at the very least, peace is more profitable than war.