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BLM Activist Commemorates Los Angeles Riots with ‘Remembering ’92’

Black Lives Matter co-founder Patrisse Khan-Cullors will commemorate the historic Los Angeles riots with a…

I Was There: The LA Riots, 25 Years Later

I lived through the 1992 Los Angeles Riots. Whole parts of my city vanished. The…

The Rage: Roger Guenveur Smith on Netflix Premiere of ‘Rodney King’

“Can we all get along?” It was more of a plea than a question, when…

[IN MY LIFETIME] Van Jones Remembers the Rodney King Verdicts

Van Jones has spent much of his life as a fighter for social and environmental…

[WATCH] “Oprah: Where Are They Now?” Rodney King, the Final Interview

In 1992, Rodney King's brutal beating by White police officers sparked riots in Los Angeles. Oprah:…

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Rodney King’s Family in Need of Burial Money

The late Rodney King's family members contend that there's not enough money to pay for…

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Rodney King’s Legacy:Destroying the Myth of Post-Racial America

For a man of humble origins who might have lived life as most do –…

The Legacy of Rodney King

This weekend, Rodney King was found dead at the bottom of a swimming pool. His death,…

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Rodney King Found Dead on Father’s Day

Los Angeles (CNN) — Rodney King, whose beating by Los Angeles police in 1991 was…

How the L.A. Riots Hurt Mayor Tom Bradley’s Reputation

It was April 1992 and the pained look on the face of Los Angeles’ first…