A continuing series of commemorative activities to mark the 100th year anniversary of the East St. Louis Race Riots will be held Saturday, July 1 – Monday, July 3, 2017 in East St. Louis, St. Louis and atop Eads Bridge.Read More 100th Commemoration of East St. Louis Race Riots
We are looking to hire a permanent Executive Director and a Community Organizer. Job descriptions:Read More OBS is now hiring
One racist fired in Missouri, many more to go. Last week, we let you know that OBS had joined a chorus of social justice organizations in calling for the firing of Don Ruzcika. OBS maintains more heads need to roll in the Department of Probation and Parole. Read story in St. Louis American.Read More Racist Ruzcika Fired Based on Community Demand!
For Palestinians, the 1967 War Remains an Enduring, Painful Wound After years of occupation and dispossession the time for Palestinian freedom is now. Read informative article by Omar BarghoutiRead More 50 Years of Israeli Occupation