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St. Louis Bosnians

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Bosnian community endorses Hillary Clinton

St. Louis’ Bosnian community is throwing its support behind Clinton. The United Bosnian Association officially endorsed the former first lady for President. [...]

March 14, 2016 Advocacy

Bosnian community to seek police substation in Bevo Mill neighborhood

St. Louis Bosnians are still rattled by last week`s brutal murder of 33-year-old Bosnian Zemir Begic and attack on a Bosnian woman who was pulled from her car by three men that threatened to her because she was Bosnian. [...]

December 10, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, News, Video

Attack of Bosnian woman being investigated as hate crime

A Bosnian woman is dragged from her car at gunpoint, robbed, and beaten. Police are calling it a “bias, or hate crime.” [...]

December 5, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, News

Art Exhibit Celebrating Creativity And Strength Of Bosnian Artists On Display At Fontbonne

“Bosnia Born,” a multimedia art exhibit showcasing the work of artists born in Bosnia-Herzegovina, opened May 29 in the Fine Art Gallery of Fontbonne University. It will be on display in St. Louis through June 27. St. Louis is home [...]

May 31, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, Community Events, Events, Uncategorized

Bosnian community sending relief supplies to flood victims

St. Louis’s Bosnian community is coming together to help their homeland after flooding has devastated region. The cost for relief and reconstruction is expected to be more than the war in the 1990`s Balkans wars. Plus residents are facing an [...]

May 26, 2014 Bosnians in St. Louis, Video

In Writing His Memoir, Bosnian War Survivor Found Perspective

Kenan Trebinčević was 11 years old when the Bosnian War arrived in his hometown of Brcko on May 1, 1992. He remembers going to buy bread at the store and being told by a neighbor not to come back because [...]

February 26, 2014 Audio, Community Events, Events, News

Fontbonne University Public Symposium Examines Bosnian Identity

ST. LOUIS – Twenty-one years — a generation — after the start of the genocidal war in Bosnia-Herzegovina, a public symposium held at Fontbonne University will examine the idea of “Being Bosnian: Identities after the War.” The symposium will be hosted by the Bosnia [...]

March 27, 2013 Bosnians in St. Louis, News

State by State: Bosnian Community in St. Louis

State by State is a book published in 2009, and written by 50 different authors about 50 different US states. Missouri is covered by Jacki Lyden and it largely revolves around St. Louis and its Bosnian community through writers conversation [...]

January 8, 2013 Bosnians in St. Louis, Stories