KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) - As Kansas Citians honor the end of slavery in the U.S. with Juneteenth, one way to celebrate is learning more about history. A new exhibit at the Black Archives of Mid-America in the Jazz District called "The Story's in the Soil" examines the horrors of racial discrimination and terror many black people experience following the war.
Saturday, June 20, 2020
Kansas City Art Scene Dominated By #BlackLivesMatter Social Justice Struggle
During the streetcar "creative class" epoch of former Mayor Sly James . . . Public art was mostly frivolous and had very little social impact . . . In the past few weeks, the art scene has focused on diversity and amplified protests on the street. Take a look: