Dean Dettloff is America's Toronto correspondent and a junior member of the Institute for Christian Studies.
NYC action in solidarity with Ferguson, Mo. (Flickr photo/All-Nite Images)
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Dean Dettloff
In a country known for maple-syrupy trivialities and over-politeness, the idea that the U.S.-based campaign against police brutality could secure or even need a national foothold may come as a surprise.