25 years after Los Angeles riots, progress and distrust live side by side

25 years after Los Angeles riots, progress and distrust live side by sideBy Alex Dobuzinskis and Dana Feldman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Twenty-five years after the acquittal of four Los Angeles police officers in the beating of black motorist Rodney King and the deadly riots that followed the verdict, an undercurrent of distrust pulses through a city that says it worked hard at police reform. Long before the advent of the Black Lives Matter movement, the name Rodney King became synonymous with the use of excessive force in policing minority groups. King, then 25, was battered by a squad of white officers after a traffic stop in March 1991, an incident caught in graphic detail on a bystander’s video.


قائد الحرس الثوري: كافة مخططات السعودية وأمريكا وإسرائيل فشلت

قال القائد العام للحرس الثوري الإيراني اللواء محمد علي جعفري، الأحد، إن “كافة المخططات المعادية للثورة الإسلامية من قبل الأعداء” وعلى رأسها أمريكا وإسرائيل والمملكة العربية السعودية قد “منيت بالفشل”.