Juneteenth by ExpectUS Presents Dancing on Tucker Blvd. in Downtown St. Louis

The Juneteenth celebration, organized by ExpectUs, had hundreds of people dancing on Tucker Boulevard Friday in front of St. Louis City Hall. The event started around 5 PM and ended a bit after 7 PM. In this video they were dancing on the paint that spelled out REPARATIONS but was dry by the time people …

Juneteenth: Speech then Dancing in front of St. Louis City Hall on Tucker Blvd.

Juneteenth, organized by ExpectUS, had a lots of speakers and lots of dancing during the day that ran into evening on Tucker Boulevard in front of St. Louis City Hall. South Tucker Blvd. and Market Street were completely blocked off by barricades and guarded by police. This created a huge party space and dance floor. …

Juneteenth: Cori Bush Speaks Emancipation, Slavery at St. Louis City Hall

During the Juneteenth celebration Cori Bush, candidate for US Congress 1st District, gave s a powerful speech on the Emancipation Proclamation and slavery at St. Louis City Hall. Mrs. Bush said, “Every single strike, every single strike that one of our ancestors took. I am saying our ancestors because we are here right now because …

Juneteenth 2020: Dancing in the Streets in Downtown St. Louis

Juneteenth was a block party with lots of dancing and fun Friday evening in front of St. Louis City Hall on Tucker Boulevard in Downtown St. Louis. The stereo speakers used were hauled in on a flatbed that filled city streets with music for the first time in a long time. Juneteenth is a holiday …

Cori Bush Protests Workhouse Jail to “SHUT IT DOWN” Permanently

Cori Bush and other community activists protested to have the Workhouse closed down permanently. This is the dreadful jail that holds presumed-innocent people before a trial, people who are unable to pay for bail after getting arrested. This is unconstitutional. The citizens jailed at the workhouse consist of mostly black folk and/or the poor. The …

People Love the Art along Delmar Loop

Artists react by painting boarded up windows along The Delmar Loop and now locals show their appreciation with accolades and verbal kudos in a live survey recorded on video as we talked with people while walking through The Loop in University City. Artist _stutisinha said, ” Me and Katie, of course are part of the …

Cori Bush Protests Delmar Divide in University City

Cori Bush, candidate for Missouri Congress, gave a very powerful and touching speech about the Delmar Divide in the parking lot of the former Cicero’s before marching down Delmar Blvd. in University City. Cori said, “There is no peace when black bodies are being murdered everyday by police. There is no peace when we have …

Artists Paint Boarded Up Windows Along Delmar Loop in University City

Paint The Loop is a community program where artist paint boarded up businesses along The Delmar Loop to beautify University City. The most popular painting so far in the portrait of George Floyd next to The Vault and Which Wich Sandwich Shop which by the way has delicious turkey sandwiches. The painting has been a …

George Floyd Painting by Ben Angelly Along Delmar Loop in University City

A portrait of George Floyd, painted by portrait painter and Artists Ben Angelly, was one of two dozen artists painting boarded up windows along Delmar Blvd. Wednesday, June 10, 2020 in The Delmar Loop in University City which is an inner-ring suburb of the city of St. Louis. The painting event was organized by Jessica …

Cori Bush Speaks at Protest Against Police Brutality at St. Louis City Hall

Cori Bush rallied with thousands of protesters against police brutality at the St. Louis City Hall before marching to the Metropolitan Police Department on Olive Street. Mrs. Bush’s speech covered her experiences as a protester from Michael Brown, killed in 2014 by a Ferguson police officer to the most recent tragedy, George Floyd who was …