By Abdelghani Bouchouar

A protestor waves an American flag on August 17, 2014 during a peaceful protest on West Florissant Road in Ferguson, MO. Violent protests have erupted nearly every night along the street since the shooting death of teenager Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer on August 9. AFP PHOTO / Michael B. THOMAS (Photo credit should read Michael B. Thomas/AFP/Getty Images)