Waiting for the white horse

Smith, Errol
June 1994
National Minority Politics;Jun94, Vol. 6 Issue 6, p24
Looks back on the Los Angeles, California riots in April 1992. Riots as a response to the acquittals of four white officers accused of beating Rodney King; Predictable responses of the public and the private sectors; Failure of initial efforts to rebuild what was destroyed during the riots; Shortcomings of inner-city revitalization programs; Renaissance of the notion of self-help and self-empowerment.


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