Looking back at the 1917 East St. Louis race riots

East St. Louis this weekend is commemorate the 1917 race riot, which resulted in dozens or hundreds of deaths and injuries, as well as burned buildings in the city.
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East St. Louis this weekend is commemorate the 1917 race riot, which resulted in dozens or hundreds of deaths and injuries, as well as burned buildings in the city.

Read BND’s archived coverage of 1917 race riots in East St. Louis

June 30, 2017 03:00 PM