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Understanding the Riots

Los Angeles Times

Understanding the Riots

Los Angeles Before and After the Rodney King Case

by Los Angeles Times

  • 88 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Times (Los Angeles Times) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • Violence (Sociological Aspects),
  • Politics - Current Events,
  • Race And Ethnic Relations,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8517653M
    ISBN 100961909595
    ISBN 109780961909598

    Understanding the Riots: Los Angeles and the Aftermath of the Rodney King Verdict by Los Angeles Times Editors (, Paperback) Be the first to write a review About this product. Stonewall: The Riots That Sparked the Gay Revolution - Kindle edition by Carter, David. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Stonewall: The Riots That Sparked the Gay Revolution/5(62).

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    A riot (/ ˈ r aɪ ə t /) is a form of civil disorder commonly characterized by a group lashing out in a violent public disturbance against authority, property or people. Riots typically involve theft, vandalism, and destruction of property, public or private. The property targeted varies depending on the riot and the inclinations of those involved. The Riots is a play created by Gillian Slovo from spoken evidence, which explains and evaluates the events that took place during the England play is written in the style of verbatim theatre using interviews from politicians, police, rioters and victims involved in the riots. The Riots first opened at the Tricycle Theatre in Kilburn on 22 November , after previewing from 17 Genre: verbatim theatre.


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Riots are something which is an important part of history, but they also remain part of the present too. In this sense, understanding their history is an important task for historians and all those interested in how, and in what forms, protest develops.

This book chronicles some of the history that led to the riots and the events of the time, as seen through the eyes of an ordinary, young, coming of age black man endeavoring to find his way in America and to acknowledge unrecognized participants in the fight for civil rights.

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Understanding the Paris Riots Ted Stanger, a former Newsweek correspondent and writer on French affairs, discusses the grievances behind the French riots and the political ramifications of. During the Tulsa Race Massacre (also known as the Tulsa Race Riot), a white mob attacked residents, homes and businesses in the predominantly black Greenwood neighborhood of Tulsa, Oklahoma over.

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