73 years have passed since one of the darkest chapters in Los Angeles history 73 years ago the city of Los Angeles was in the midst of some of the city's worst racial violence as American servicemen clashed with predominantly Mexican-American youth in what is today known as the Zoot Suit Riots. Show More Summary
Charming Liars are a LA based Rock Band with London roots. The band is out on the road touring across North America with Black Audio and Night Riots. Glide’s Amy Harris was able to catch up with the band for a few days on the road thru the Midwest with stops at the Turf Club […] The post Day in the Life with Charming Liars (PHOTOS) appeared first on Glide Magazine.
In 1992, Rodney King became a household name after he, a black man, was brutally beaten by four white Los Angeles police officers who were later found not guilty of felony assault. The incident, which was caught on videotape, sparked...Show More Summary
PARIS (Reuters) - French riot police arrested 27 people after running battles with dozens of hooded and masked youths in downtown Paris's Place de la Republique square overnight, after a day of separate protest marches over labor reform that were also marked by violence.
Last week YG and Nipsey Hussle graced us with a West Coast rap protest song called “FDT (Fuck Donald Trump).” TMZ reports that police in riot gear shut down a video shoot for the song Sunday in LA. YG instructed his Instagram followers, “‘Fuck Donald Trump’ video alert. Meet me on Melrose and Fairfax, it’s […]
Brussels is restless. Protesters and demonstrators gathered in the Place De la Bourse on Sunday and riot police were forced to step in when far-right activists pushed out Belgians bearing flowers and lighting candles. "We don't believe in candles and flowers. Show More Summary
Real Madrid produced their best 45 minutes under manager Zinedine Zidane to tear Celta Vigo apart in the second half of their La Liga game on Saturday, ending up running riot in a 7-1 victory. After a cagey opening with chances at both...Show More Summary
A law enforcement raid on a prominent media company and takeover of the nation’s largest-circulation newspaper have raised new fears of a press under assault by the administration of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Police late Friday forced their way into the offices of Zaman newspaper...
Sounds like: James Vincent McMorrow, Fleet Foxes, Vancouver Sleep Clinic, RY X, wash. Song: Phoria - Saving Us A Riot What's so good? There are very few songs that have captured my attention so swiftly, or as entirely as Phoria's latest release. Show More Summary
Like Pussy Riot in Russia, Las Hijas de Violencia (The Daughters of Violence) in Mexico are a feminist arts collective that take on all manner of misogyny while rocking out. Earlier today, we shared a post with you from our friends at Runway Riot who posted an awesome mini-documentary on the group. Show More Summary
Here's what you need to know about this weekend's festival, which opens with David Cross. [ more › ]
Barcelona went top of La Liga after beating Granada 4-0 on Saturday. Lionel Messi bagged a hat-trick and Neymar Jr. added a fourth as the hosts' star-studded front three ran riot at the Camp Nou. Barca's starting XI included new signings Arda Turan and Aleix Vidal for the first time. Show More Summary
Gareth Bale struck four times for Real Madrid as his side ran riot against Rayo Vallecano in La Liga on Sunday, winning 10-2. The Welshman completed his hat-trick in the 61st minute to give Los Blancos a 7-2 lead at the Bernabeu. Bale...Show More Summary
It’s been some time since I’ve been back to my old stomping grounds of Las Vegas. Things have changed it would seem. Donald Trump was there the other day and
French riot police descended on Place de la République in central Paris on Sunday, firing tear gas on climate change activists who rallied despite a government ban on an organized march. Continue reading ? The post 174 detained as climate protesters clash with police in Paris appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
This part of LA, Hawthorne, has a large black community and they are prideful. The hispanic community, like everywhere else in the U.S., is getting larger… And THAT is what sparked this whole riot.
WARNING: “Devil’s Night 2015” was compiled as a musical representation of La Fin Absolue du Monde, a film that’s only been screened publicly once, its premiere having resulted in a homicidal riot. Angels were killed in the making of this compilation, their cherubim cries tracked in the mix itself.
The Academy Award winning screenwriter scripted Steve McQueen's 12 Years a Slave The post John Ridley to Direct LA Riots Movie appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
Banksy's dystopian "bemusement" park Dismaland entered the final weekend of its occupation of the sleepy British seaside town of Weston-super-Mare Friday night with a farewell concert featuring Pussy Riot, De La Soul and Damon Albarn. Massive Attack were originally scheduled to headline Dismaland's final night festivities but cancelled their gig; De...
The London "bemusement park" wraps up in style.