Tag: Never Forget

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    Never Forget: The 1917 Massacre In East St. Louis

    East St. Louis back then was an industrial boom town with all kinds of conflicts and tensions between ethnic and political groups, workers, companies, and unions but despite this there were plenty of jobs. When World War I cut-off the flow of immigrants from Eastern Europe, companies went to the American South for a fresh supply of cheap […]