by Sr. Regina Siegfried
On May 18, The St. Louis Circuit Attorney’s office released its no-charges report for the police officer who shot VonDerrit Myers, a young man in the Shaw Neighborhood, on Oct. 8, 2014. The verdict was a natural topic for our Touchy Topics Tuesdays gathering. We began our discussion group as a result of his death and the unrest in Shaw. Current protests seemed more agitated outside Shaw than within the neighborhood, although small groups congregated peacefully at the site of the memorial.
Who chooses when to take down that sad,