January 30, 2011

Stop the Violence: Hip-Hop 911 at the Pageant

The all-ages event was a joint effort between local activists, artists and promoters in an attempt to bring young people into the conversation about violence in the community. The inclusive lineup brought together acts from across the spectrum of local hip-hop in order to put up a "united front" for the cause. Continue reading Calvin Cox's review of the Hip-Hop 911/Stop the Violence Concert at the Pagean. Photos by Jon Gitchoff.
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The 12-6 Movement at the Pageant.
The 12-6 Movement at the Pageant.
The 12-6 Movement at the Pageant.
The 12-6 Movement at the Pageant.
The 12-6 Movement at the Pageant.
The 12-6 Movement at the Pageant.
The 12-6 Movement at the Pageant.
The 12-6 Movement at the Pageant.
Advisor to Sen. McCaskill, Mrs. Moore, addresses the crowd on the senator's behalf.
Advisor to Sen. McCaskill, Mrs. Moore, addresses the crowd on the senator's behalf.
Alderman Antonio French of the 21st Ward encourages those in attendance to get active in the community.
Alderman Antonio French of the 21st Ward encourages those in attendance to get active in the community.
County Brown at the Pageant.
County Brown at the Pageant.
County Brown at the Pageant.
County Brown at the Pageant.
County Brown at the Pageant.
County Brown at the Pageant.
A glimpse of the crowd.
A glimpse of the crowd.