LA confronts riots effects then and now

LOS ANGELES-As much as things change, some things remain the same. When you drive through South Los Angeles these days, some 25 years after the monstrous race-tinged eruption that shook the city and the nation to its core, there are reminders that suggest much haven’t change. Employment opportunities are needed. Healthcare […]

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Los Angeles Riots a Pivotal Moment in History

April 28 Dennis J. Freeman 0

Twenty years ago on April 29, I sat in my car at a red light at the corner of Manchester Boulevard and Vermont Ave., less than a couple of hours after the infamous trial for the Los Angeles police officers who had been charged in the beating of black motorist […]