Milwaukee suffered through a couple violent nights during the weekend following protests over a fatal shooting by a police officer. “Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett said Sunday he had seen a still photo from the footage which he said ‘demonstrates, without question, that [Smith] had a gun in his hand.'”

+ The Atlantic: The aftermath of the Milwaukee protests.

+ NPR in 2015: Here’s a breakdown of how — and why — being black in Brew City carries a heavy burden.