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Athens Banner-Herald
Johnson: Clinton playing it smart with black votersof Souljah for her controversial remarks about race after the acquittal of the
Johnson: Clinton playing it smart with black voters
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted an hour ago
of Souljah for her controversial remarks about race after the acquittal of the police officers involved in the beating of Rodney King. Bill criticized the popular female rapper when both were invited to speak at Jackson’s Rainbow Coalition... Read more
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examiner.com
Author profile: The life and crimes of Marcia Clarknot there, you limit the public’s access to what a juror would see.” Clark, wh
Author profile: The life and crimes of Marcia Clark
examiner.com / Posted 20 hours ago
not there, you limit the public’s access to what a juror would see.” Clark, who prosecuted Simpson in the wake of the Rodney King riots and has since seen the divisive nature of crimes against minorities continue to dominate headlines, is not... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Rodney King Shared A Profound Lesson From The LA Riots Just Before His DeathIn 1992, Rodney King became a household name after he, a black man, was brutall
Rodney King Shared A Profound Lesson From The LA Riots Just Before His Death
The Huffington Post / Posted yesterday
In 1992, Rodney King became a household name after he, a black man, was brutally beaten by four white Los Angeles police officers who were later found not guilty of felony assault. The incident, which was caught on videotape, sparked outrage... Read more
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Salon.com
Why we can’t reform our cops: Race, guns and the failure to police the policeto examine and intervene in the practices of local police departments is a curi
Why we can’t reform our cops: Race, guns and the failure to police the police
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
to examine and intervene in the practices of local police departments is a curious legacy of the videotaped beating of Rodney King by the Los Angeles Police Department in March 1991. The Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994 contains a... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Funeral arrangements set for former police chief Williamsin Philadelphia in 1988 then served as police chief for four years. He became t
Funeral arrangements set for former police chief Williams
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
in Philadelphia in 1988 then served as police chief for four years. He became the chief of police in Los Angeles after the Rodney King riots in 1992 and departed five years later. He was the first black police chief in both cities. In 2002,... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
This Date in Baseball3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because
This Date in Baseball
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because of rioting in Los Angeles following the Rodney King verdict. 1992 — Oakland's Rickey Henderson stole his 1,000th career base in the first inning at Tiger... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
This Date in Baseball3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because
This Date in Baseball
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 2 days ago
3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because of rioting in Los Angeles following the Rodney King verdict. 1992 — Oakland's Rickey Henderson stole his 1,000th career base in the first inning at Tiger... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
This Date in Baseball3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because
This Date in Baseball
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 2 days ago
3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because of rioting in Los Angeles following the Rodney King verdict. 1992 — Oakland's Rickey Henderson stole his 1,000th career base in the first inning at Tiger... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
This Date in Baseball3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because
This Date in Baseball
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 2 days ago
3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because of rioting in Los Angeles following the Rodney King verdict. 1992 — Oakland's Rickey Henderson stole his 1,000th career base in the first inning at Tiger... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
This Date in Baseball3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because
This Date in Baseball
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 2 days ago
3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because of rioting in Los Angeles following the Rodney King verdict. 1992 — Oakland's Rickey Henderson stole his 1,000th career base in the first inning at Tiger... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
This Date in Baseball3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because
This Date in Baseball
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 2 days ago
3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because of rioting in Los Angeles following the Rodney King verdict. 1992 — Oakland's Rickey Henderson stole his 1,000th career base in the first inning at Tiger... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
This Date in Baseball3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because
This Date in Baseball
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because of rioting in Los Angeles following the Rodney King verdict. 1992 — Oakland's Rickey Henderson stole his 1,000th career base in the first inning at Tiger... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
This Date in Baseball3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because
This Date in Baseball
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because of rioting in Los Angeles following the Rodney King verdict. 1992 — Oakland's Rickey Henderson stole his 1,000th career base in the first inning at Tiger... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
This Date in Baseball3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because
This Date in Baseball
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 2 days ago
3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because of rioting in Los Angeles following the Rodney King verdict. 1992 — Oakland's Rickey Henderson stole his 1,000th career base in the first inning at Tiger... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
This Date in Baseball3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because
This Date in Baseball
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 2 days ago
3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because of rioting in Los Angeles following the Rodney King verdict. 1992 — Oakland's Rickey Henderson stole his 1,000th career base in the first inning at Tiger... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
This Date in Baseball3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because
This Date in Baseball
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 2 days ago
3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because of rioting in Los Angeles following the Rodney King verdict. 1992 — Oakland's Rickey Henderson stole his 1,000th career base in the first inning at Tiger... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
This Date in Baseball3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because
This Date in Baseball
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 2 days ago
3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because of rioting in Los Angeles following the Rodney King verdict. 1992 — Oakland's Rickey Henderson stole his 1,000th career base in the first inning at Tiger... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
This Date in Baseball3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because
This Date in Baseball
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because of rioting in Los Angeles following the Rodney King verdict. 1992 — Oakland's Rickey Henderson stole his 1,000th career base in the first inning at Tiger... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
This Date in Baseball3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because
This Date in Baseball
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 2 days ago
3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because of rioting in Los Angeles following the Rodney King verdict. 1992 — Oakland's Rickey Henderson stole his 1,000th career base in the first inning at Tiger... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
This Date in Baseball3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because
This Date in Baseball
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 2 days ago
3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because of rioting in Los Angeles following the Rodney King verdict. 1992 — Oakland's Rickey Henderson stole his 1,000th career base in the first inning at Tiger... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
This Date in Baseball3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because
This Date in Baseball
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 2 days ago
3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because of rioting in Los Angeles following the Rodney King verdict. 1992 — Oakland's Rickey Henderson stole his 1,000th career base in the first inning at Tiger... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
This Date in Baseball3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because
This Date in Baseball
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because of rioting in Los Angeles following the Rodney King verdict. 1992 — Oakland's Rickey Henderson stole his 1,000th career base in the first inning at Tiger... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
This Date in Baseball3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because
This Date in Baseball
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 2 days ago
3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because of rioting in Los Angeles following the Rodney King verdict. 1992 — Oakland's Rickey Henderson stole his 1,000th career base in the first inning at Tiger... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
This Date in Baseball3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because
This Date in Baseball
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 2 days ago
3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because of rioting in Los Angeles following the Rodney King verdict. 1992 — Oakland's Rickey Henderson stole his 1,000th career base in the first inning at Tiger... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
This Date in Baseball3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because
This Date in Baseball
KING5 Seattle / Posted 2 days ago
3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because of rioting in Los Angeles following the Rodney King verdict. 1992 — Oakland's Rickey Henderson stole his 1,000th career base in the first inning at Tiger... Read more
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First Coast News
This Date in Baseball3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because
This Date in Baseball
First Coast News / Posted 2 days ago
3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because of rioting in Los Angeles following the Rodney King verdict. 1992 — Oakland's Rickey Henderson stole his 1,000th career base in the first inning at Tiger... Read more
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KTVB Boise
This Date in Baseball3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because
This Date in Baseball
KTVB Boise / Posted 2 days ago
3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because of rioting in Los Angeles following the Rodney King verdict. 1992 — Oakland's Rickey Henderson stole his 1,000th career base in the first inning at Tiger... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
This Date in Baseball3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because
This Date in Baseball
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 2 days ago
3-0. 1992 — The Dodgers postponed a three-game series against Montreal because of rioting in Los Angeles following the Rodney King verdict. 1992 — Oakland's Rickey Henderson stole his 1,000th career base in the first inning at Tiger... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Jim Herron Zamora, former Chronicle reporter, diescoming to the Examiner in 1993, he worked for newspapers in Los Angeles, Las Ve
Jim Herron Zamora, former Chronicle reporter, dies
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
coming to the Examiner in 1993, he worked for newspapers in Los Angeles, Las Vegas and Albuquerque. His coverage of the Rodney King riots in Los Angeles in 1992, while working as an intern, helped the Los Angeles Times win the 1993 Pulitzer... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Funeral arrangements set for former police chief Williamsin Philadelphia in 1988 then served as police chief for four years. He became t
Funeral arrangements set for former police chief Williams
The Record Searchlight / Posted 3 days ago
in Philadelphia in 1988 then served as police chief for four years. He became the chief of police in Los Angeles after the Rodney King riots in 1992 and departed five years later. He was the first black police chief in both cities. In 2002,... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Funeral arrangements set for former police chief Williamsin Philadelphia in 1988 then served as police chief for four years. He became t
Funeral arrangements set for former police chief Williams
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 3 days ago
in Philadelphia in 1988 then served as police chief for four years. He became the chief of police in Los Angeles after the Rodney King riots in 1992 and departed five years later. He was the first black police chief in both cities. In 2002,... Read more
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ESPN
Filmmaking paved Baron Davis' road back to leagueschool gym, proved to be a safe haven amid the rise of the Crips and Bloods gan
Filmmaking paved Baron Davis' road back to league
ESPN / Posted 3 days ago
school gym, proved to be a safe haven amid the rise of the Crips and Bloods gang battles in the 1980s and survived the Rodney King riots in 1992. There's a surprising amount of footage from VHS days, long before the ubiquitous cellphone... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Today in HistoryValley, California, acquitted four Los Angeles police officers of almost all st
Today in History
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 3 days ago
Valley, California, acquitted four Los Angeles police officers of almost all state charges in the videotaped beating of Rodney King. [Article continues below] Five years ago: Britain's Prince William and Kate Middleton were married in an... Read more
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SportingNews
Baron Davis Q&A: On LeBron and Kobe, Drew League, and being 13 during L.A. riotsOr you automatically think of Venice Beach. We wanted to bring you into our bac
Baron Davis Q&A: On LeBron and Kobe, Drew League, and being 13 during L.A. riots
SportingNews / Posted 3 days ago
Or you automatically think of Venice Beach. We wanted to bring you into our back yard. SN: The 1992 riots after the Rodney King incident play a prominent role in the movie. You were in middle school when that happened. For you, what’s the... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Arizona Storytellers: Dennis Wagnerwere assigned to cover the riots in South Central Los Angeles. This was right a
Arizona Storytellers: Dennis Wagner
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 3 days ago
were assigned to cover the riots in South Central Los Angeles. This was right after the police officers who attacked Rodney King were acquitted. The reporters arrived in LA and hired a cab to drive them to the riot zone. Dennis Wagner is now... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, April 29, 2016Valley, California, acquitted four Los Angeles police officers of almost all st
This day in history, April 29, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Valley, California, acquitted four Los Angeles police officers of almost all state charges in the videotaped beating of Rodney King. Ten years ago: Tens of thousands of protesters marched through lower Manhattan to demand an immediate... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
AlmanacValley, California, acquitted four Los Angeles police officers of almost all st
Almanac
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 3 days ago
Valley, California, acquitted four Los Angeles police officers of almost all state charges in the videotaped beating of Rodney King. Ten years ago: Tens of thousands of protesters marched through lower Manhattan to demand an immediate... Read more
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The Star
A cyclone struck Bangladeshthe first black mayor of Chicago.In 1992, rioting resulting in 55 deaths erupte
A cyclone struck Bangladesh
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
the first black mayor of Chicago.In 1992, rioting resulting in 55 deaths erupted in Los Angeles after a jury in Simi Valley, California, acquitted four Los Angeles police officers of almost all state charges in the videotaped beating of Rodney... Read more
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ABC News
Today in HistoryValley, California, acquitted four Los Angeles police officers of almost all st
Today in History
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
Valley, California, acquitted four Los Angeles police officers of almost all state charges in the videotaped beating of Rodney King. Ten years ago: Tens of thousands of protesters marched through lower Manhattan to demand an immediate... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historyup killing about 138,000 people. In 1992, rioting resulting in 55 deaths erupt
This day in history
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
up killing about 138,000 people. In 1992, rioting resulting in 55 deaths erupted in Los Angeles after a jury in Simi Valley, Calif., acquitted four Los Angeles police officers of almost all state charges in the videotaped beating of Rodn... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
A cyclone struck Bangladeshthe first black mayor of Chicago.In 1992, rioting resulting in 55 deaths erupte
A cyclone struck Bangladesh
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
the first black mayor of Chicago.In 1992, rioting resulting in 55 deaths erupted in Los Angeles after a jury in Simi Valley, California, acquitted four Los Angeles police officers of almost all state charges in the videotaped beating of Rodney... Read more
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Kinston Free Press
A cyclone struck Bangladeshthe first black mayor of Chicago.In 1992, rioting resulting in 55 deaths erupte
A cyclone struck Bangladesh
Kinston Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
the first black mayor of Chicago.In 1992, rioting resulting in 55 deaths erupted in Los Angeles after a jury in Simi Valley, California, acquitted four Los Angeles police officers of almost all state charges in the videotaped beating of Rodney... Read more
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The Young Witness
Friday, April 29, 2016riots: Riots in Los Angeles, following the acquittal of police officers charged
Friday, April 29, 2016
The Young Witness / Posted 4 days ago
riots: Riots in Los Angeles, following the acquittal of police officers charged with excessive force in the beating of Rodney King. Over the next three days 53 people are killed and hundreds of buildings are destroyed. 1968: The controversial... Read more
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Western Advocate
No carpark meant family couldn't say goodbyeriots: Riots in Los Angeles, following the acquittal of police officers charged
No carpark meant family couldn't say goodbye
Western Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
riots: Riots in Los Angeles, following the acquittal of police officers charged with excessive force in the beating of Rodney King. Over the next three days 53 people are killed and hundreds of buildings are destroyed. 1968: The controversial... Read more
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Daily Liberal
No carpark meant family couldn't say goodbyeriots: Riots in Los Angeles, following the acquittal of police officers charged
No carpark meant family couldn't say goodbye
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 days ago
riots: Riots in Los Angeles, following the acquittal of police officers charged with excessive force in the beating of Rodney King. Over the next three days 53 people are killed and hundreds of buildings are destroyed. 1968: The controversial... Read more
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Manning River Times
Rise and Shine | Friday, April 29, 2016riots: Riots in Los Angeles, following the acquittal of police officers charged
Rise and Shine | Friday, April 29, 2016
Manning River Times / Posted 4 days ago
riots: Riots in Los Angeles, following the acquittal of police officers charged with excessive force in the beating of Rodney King. Over the next three days 53 people are killed and hundreds of buildings are destroyed. 1968: The controversial... Read more
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Daily Liberal
No carpark meant family couldn't say goodbuyriots: Riots in Los Angeles, following the acquittal of police officers charged
No carpark meant family couldn't say goodbuy
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 days ago
riots: Riots in Los Angeles, following the acquittal of police officers charged with excessive force in the beating of Rodney King. Over the next three days 53 people are killed and hundreds of buildings are destroyed. 1968: The controversial... Read more
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The Border Mail
Friday, April 29, 2016riots: Riots in Los Angeles, following the acquittal of police officers charged
Friday, April 29, 2016
The Border Mail / Posted 4 days ago
riots: Riots in Los Angeles, following the acquittal of police officers charged with excessive force in the beating of Rodney King. Over the next three days 53 people are killed and hundreds of buildings are destroyed. 1968: The controversial... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
South Coast brekkie wrap: Friday, April 29riots: Riots in Los Angeles, following the acquittal of police officers charged
South Coast brekkie wrap: Friday, April 29
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
riots: Riots in Los Angeles, following the acquittal of police officers charged with excessive force in the beating of Rodney King. Over the next three days 53 people are killed and hundreds of buildings are destroyed. 1968: The controversial... Read more
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SB Nation
Baron Davis discusses how the Drew League forever changed inner city Los Angelesand crime that surrounded him growing up. How the racial unrest in Los Angeles
Baron Davis discusses how the Drew League forever changed inner city Los Angeles
SB Nation / Posted 4 days ago
and crime that surrounded him growing up. How the racial unrest in Los Angeles and elsewhere (the Watts Riots of 1965, the Rodney King riots in 1992 and even the Black Lives Matter movement of today) informs the Drew League's central purpose and... Read more
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