John Oliver Takes On Ferguson Violence, Slams Police Militarization (VIDEO)

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John Oliver Ferguson Video

By Daniel Gates


John Oliver Ferguson Video


John Oliver tackled the violent situation in Ferguson, Missouri on Sunday’s “Last Week Tonight.” Check out the video below!

In a lengthy segment on the “terrible events” surrounding the “depressingly familiar” police shooting of unarmed teenager Michael Brown, the comedian went after a number of targets — particularly cops, whom he criticized for their increasingly militarized response.

The segment is getting a lot of attention as violent confrontations between protesters and police continue in Ferguson.

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