East St. Louis Riot Accounts
Clip: Special | 2m 21s
Poet and performer Treasure Shields Redmond teamed up with several East St. Louis young people for a video project to mark the 100th anniversary of the ESL race riot. The students were taped reading historical accounts about the riots at locations where whites attacked and killed African-Americans.
Aired: 06/26/17Video has closed captioning.