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Rodney King's Daughter Launches 'I Am a King' Scholarship

Rodney King’s Daughter Launches ‘I Am a King’ Scholarship

The first awards will be given on Father’s Day, the day King died and the due date of Lora’s first son.

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…

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First Look at Spike Lee’s ‘Rodney King’

In an intense one-man show directed by Spike Lee, Roger Guenveur Smith becomes “Rodney King”.

Showtime to Premiere Documentary on 1992 L.A. Riots

Burn MotherF*cker Burn is about to set Showtime ablaze. The documentary comes in time for…

[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…

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Remember the Rodney King Video?

Rodney King. Just his name alone evokes the painful reminder that the American criminal justice…

In Memoriam: Remembering Those We Lost in 2012

This year claimed the lives of many Black notables who will remain close to our…

[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:…