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1967 Detroit Riot

At a black power rally in Detroit in early July 1967, H. Rap Brown foreshadowed the course of future events, stating that if “Motown” didn’t come around, “we are going to burn you down.”

Rutgers has this fantastic site outlining the origins of the riots. 

1967 Detroit Riot

At a black power rally in Detroit in early July 1967, H. Rap Brown foreshadowed the course of future events, stating that if “Motown” didn’t come around, “we are going to burn you down.”

Rutgers has this fantastic site outlining the origins of the riots. 

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