Saturday, August 31, 2019
Defend Kansas City Westside Rally?!?!?
Here's the protest premise that reads like it's NOT from anybody who was actually raised in this community . . .
"The Westside is under attack from gentrification, a brutal wall meant to push families out of their neighborhoods and displace them indefinitely all for the sake of profit. This wall will not fall unless we hit it. Join us in celebration of the Westside, as a call to fight back against those who want to steal our home from us!"
Sadly, this "movement" is about 25-30 years too late and seems to be focused on people building new places and not the property taxes that threaten and evoke the ire of all residents despite demographic differences.
To be fair, they promised a piñata & free food so TKC will be there to report!!! (Hint: No I won't.)
Developing . . .