This is the entirety of VH-1’s documentary on Rodney King, hip-hop and the LA Riots, via Ego Trip. IT IS CRUCIAL VIEWING, especially considering the bs that is the false and damaging rebranding of American society as “post-racial.” This was only 20 years ago. Related: THE FUCKING SUPREME COURT IS PROBABLY GONNA LEGALIZE SB-1070, AKA LEGALIZE RACIAL PROFILING AT THE STATE LEVEL. 

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    If you don’t know the difference between uprisings and riots….
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    This is the entirety of VH-1’s documentary on Rodney King, hip-hop and the LA Riots, via Ego Trip. IT IS CRUCIAL...
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    just finished watching this, i was a sobbing mess
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    Just finished watching, give it a shot, it’s very well done and timely
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    And we’re still dealing with the same shit 20 years later.
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