Hwy 70 shutdown protest from 1999…

--from the St. Louis Riverfront Times St. Louis, Missouri Best Protest I-70 Blockade Any protest that gets local Republican, moderate, well-reasoned activist Jim Buford to join ranks with nationwide, left-of-center and anything-but-moderate activist Al Sharpton has something strange and powerful going for it. And then the protest on July 13, 1999, actually blocked Interstate 70 … Continue reading Hwy 70 shutdown protest from 1999…

Friday Night Poetry Corner #270

“They always have my back, and I'll have yours," Missing this scene so greatly… Masking the feeling of freedomOf others. Broken promises made by the authority. Begging for support in the upcoming season of power exchange Stepping between the green grass Showing on the coldness of winter ice. Shadow conversationsBack room corrupted bargainingsIn the new … Continue reading Friday Night Poetry Corner #270