Anthony Shahid

  • Blogs

    August 16, 2014

    Ferguson Protesters Protect Stores from Looters, Riots As Police Hold Back

    How can police keep people safe when their very presence incites fury and rioting? That's the problem Ferguson, Missouri, faced as a seventh day of rage sparked by the killing of unarmed eighteen-year-old Michael Brown brought more riots, looting, militarized police and tear gas to this typically q ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2014

    Clayton Protest Over Michael Brown's Killing Stresses Peaceful Solution to Unrest

    Fewer protesters showed up in Clayton Tuesday morning than in Ferguson the previous day, but their collective voice was just as loud. The demonstration began outside the Buzz Westfall Justice Center with civil-rights activist Anthony Shahid using a pair of stuffed dogs and a noose around his neck ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 25, 2011

    Hometown Hero Devon Alexander: An Editor's Note

    The opening spread from RFT's 2005 profile featuring "Alexander the Great."​ Last week, Daily RFT published a brief post about the announcement that Don King Productions had booked the St. Charles Family Arena for a June 25 boxing card featuring hometown hero Devon Alexander. The day after th ... More >>

  • News

    May 25, 2005

    The Corner Man

    Your boy wonder lost his title and won't take your calls. What's a trainer to do? Find another prodigy.

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    March 5, 2003

    Blow Hard

    Week of March 5, 2003

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    February 19, 2003

    Who's Afraid of Anthony Shahid?

    He's a hero to some, a pain to others. Either way, he makes people very nervous.

  • News

    July 25, 2001

    You're in St. Louis Now

    If you thought Irene Smith was strange, you haven't been to City Hall lately