#PrayForFerguson Trends on Twitter as Thousands Respond to Ruling in Michael Brown Case

Protesters gather during a demonstration outside the White House after the announcement of the grand jury's decision in the shooting death of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, on Nov. 24, 2014 in Washington, D.C. Photo by Alex Wong/Getty
Protesters gather during a demonstration outside the White House after the announcement of the grand jury’s decision in the shooting death of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, on Nov. 24, 2014 in Washington, D.C. Photo by Alex Wong/Getty

The thoughts of thousands of citizens turned heavenward on Monday night going into Tuesday as the Ferguson grand jury decision to not indict Officer Darren Wilson in the killing of Michael Brown was announced. As stores were vandalized and buildings burned, the hashtag #PrayForFerguson began trending on Twitter, Facebook, and other social media sites.

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