A longtime St. Louis police officer says as bad as things have gotten in Ferguson, troubled race relations are certainly nothing new here.
Demonstrators were planning to block part of Interstate 70.
Rep. William Lacy Clay, D-Mo., said he is not concerned about slain Ferguson teenager Michael Brown’s funeral reigniting tensions this week, but said if there is no “justice” brought to the situation then “there is going to be a problem in the streets.”
Unfortunately, political poll after political poll reveals that the presidential election of 2012 has much to do – in fact, more to do – with the race of the presidential candidate than most anything else.
St. Louis area students gather to learn about the past and share ideas for the future