By the time my family moved into Pruitt-Igoe about 10 years after its opening, I had no idea the “solution” had already morphed into a nightmare.
Sylvester Brown, Jr.
Sylvester Brown, Jr. is the founder of the now defunct Take Five Magazine, former St. Louis Post-Dispatch Metro Columnist, founder and executive director of The Sweet Potato Project, a program that teaches at-risk youth entrepreneurial skills through horticulture, packaging, and selling produce and food-based products. In addition, Brown works as a freelance journalists and contributing writer.
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The first woman to paint the official portrait of a U.S. president, Greta Kempton also painted Cabinet officials, governors, senators, the head of the Atomic Energy Commission, two Postmasters General, a Supreme Court justice, several university presidents, and a Cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church. But what would have happened if she had painted a self-portrait?