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Thugs stick together. Much was made of five St. Louis Rams players who trotted onto the field Sunday with a “Hands up — don’t shoot” pose. It was reminiscent of a stunt pulled by some Washington Redskins earlier in the season. There are glaring differences, however. The Redskins players made their statement before much of …

Several lawmakers took to the House floor Monday evening to make the “Hands up, don’t shoot,” gesture to protest the police shooting of the unarmed Ferguson teen, Michael Brown. “Hands up, don’t shoot. It’s a rallying cry of people all across America who are fed up with police violence,” Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-N.Y.) said as …