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Amazon bans ‘What Killed Michael Brown?’ documentary, director says [Video]

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Filmmaker Eli Steele said Amazon has blocked a new film about the death of Michael Brown from appearing on its platform and he feels it's simply because his story "is not the politically correct narrative."

Brown’s 2014 death sparked massive demonstrations in Ferguson, Mo., and around the country, helping solidify the Black Lives Matter movement in the process.

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Amazon told Steele, who directed “What Killed Michael Brown?”, via email that the film did not meet the tech giant’s “content quality expectations” and would not be eligible to appear on the service.  

“We will not be accepting resubmission of this title and this decision may not be appealed,” Amazon’s email added.  

Amazon did not immediately respond to a request for comment.  

The decision came shortly after Wall Street Journal columnist Jason Riley essentially predicted the outcomewith a piece headlined, “Will Amazon …

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