5-31-2017: Mayor asks business to help with youth jobs
Editorial note: Ownership of media outlets is important in order to control content. See our related "Racial Bias in Mass Media" page.
Editorial note: As expressed on our "St. Louis' Racial Oppression" page, although the City of St. Louis is majority black, black culture and entertainment are often excluded by major events and institutions. Many events lacking inclusion are supported by your tax dollars. Since we first published that page, we have noticed more inclusion of black acts at the History Museum Twilight Tuesdays, VP Fair and now Loufest, however, more inclusion is still needed.
5-25-2017: St. Louis Official Defends Tank Inspection
Editorial note: You can appeal your property tax assessment. To find comps, enter your address in Zillow and filter for "recently sold." You can also use realtor.com to get an idea of what properties similar to your in your area are selling for. You should check your neighbors tax assessments against your own to see if your taxes are higher because they appealed and you didn't. (St. Louis City Assessor), (St. Louis County Assessor), (St. Charles Co. Assessor), (Jefferson County Assessor)
Editorial note: Checkout our race riot page for a video about the East St. Louis Race Riot.
5-24-2017: As controversy builds over Confederate Memorial, Krewson vows removal plan within three weeks