FERGUSON, MO - OCTOBER 13:  Author and activist Cornel West is arrested following a show of civil disobedience outside the Ferguson police station on October 13, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri.Ferguson has been struggling to heal since riots erupted following the August 9, killing of 18-year-old Michael Brown by a police officer in suburban Ferguson. Another teenager, Vonderrit Myers Jr., was killed by a St. Louis police officer on October 8. Several demonstrators and members of the clergy were arrested at the protest after a show of civil disobedience.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)