Yesterday marked the 22nd anniversary of the L.A. Riots/Rodney King verdict. In 1992, thousands of young African-Americans stormed to the streets of L.A. after the police officers who were involved in beating of King were found innocent of […]
Flash mobs were once innocent social experiments, but now are all too often racial attacks. Unfortunately, the media continues to paint a rosy picture and fails to report the violence and crime they cause.
Rialto, Ca (MetroNet/WAOK)- There is word that Rodney King may have been drinking and smoking marijuana in the hours before his death Sunday morning. According to celebrity website TMZ.com, King’s fiancée, Cynthia Kelley, gave that information to the […]
Los Angeles (CBS/WAOK) Rodney King, whose beating by police officers in 1991 was captured on videotape, exacerbating racial tensions in Los Angeles, has been found dead. Capt. Randy De Anda confirmed King’s death with Los […]
Twenty years ago today, the nation was shocked when footage of Los Angeles Police brutally beating a man was released. That man was Rodney King. King was beaten in the streets of L.A after he […]
Protesters filled Egyptian streets Friday and defied a curfew, as the United States toughened its calls for reforms. Thousands of protesters have been rioting in the streets of Cairo and other cities calling for President […]
Haitian election results were greeted by street protests and questions about its integrity. A former first lady and a candidate backed by the outgoing president were to go through to a runoff, while a popular […]
People in some of the poor townships in South Africa are threatening to stage street protests as the world focuses on the World Cup