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Why St. Louis Is Ground Zero For Protesting Police Brutality & Systemic Racism

While St. Louisans are aware of the protests that are ongoing, it seems that there's many people around the nation, and the world, who have no idea what is happening here. Unfortunately, to the general population, protesters are just impeding traffic and getting in the way of things, without caring about the actual message - ...

St. Louis Mayor Replaces Public Town Halls With Private Meetings

St. Louis Mayoral Candidate Lyda Krewson had no problem answering questions on Reddit in 2016   St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson, in a letter posted via social media just hours before her town hall meeting on September 19th, canceled the open forum. In a post on TheDailyHaze about this very subject, I likened her ineffective communication as ...

#RoastAManno ep.2: 0311 Tactical Solutions Isn’t a Solo Venture

Police in Illinois participating in 0311 Tactical Solutions training exercises In our previous post, we talked about St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department's severe conflict of interest by employing their own #RiotKing Sergeant Brian Rossomanno's national security contracting firm, 0311 Tactical Solutions, LLC, to train their officers in military tactical combat skills. According to 0311's poorly redacted ...

#RoastAManno ep.1: St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department’s Conflict of Interest

Police sergeant Brian Rossomanno lines his pockets with police budget It has finally come to the attention to the majority of St. Louis residents that Sgt. Brian Rossomanno's national security contracting business, 0311 Tactical Solutions, LLC, is contracted to train the police department. Beyond this being a glaring conflict of interest, it is very telling of ...