Neal Thompson is a St. Louis resident walking across the country dressed in a white robe and carrying a staff. He passed through Effingham Tuesday, and is on his way to Washington DC to speak to the country’s leaders. For the last 17 years he has been walking across the country, and his been to 45 states. He said the reason for his journey to DC is due to his unhappiness with the way the country is being run.
Thompson stopped along Fayette Avenue Tuesday just before noon to share his story and message. Click below to hear from Neal.