Change in St. Louis has always been met with resistance, this is the reason the region is at the top of every negative indicator and bottom of every quality of life standard. The people in power today are the children of the folks depicted here… racists and negros who were beaten into submission. Apples don’t fall far from the tree.
June 21, 1949: St. Louis tries to integrate its pools, causing race riots and social change
The rampage drew thousands to the park, many brandishing bats, clubs, sticks and knives. Groups of white youths marauded through the park, pummeling unsuspecting victims. It took more than 400