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Countdown to Watts

Aug. 21-22, 1957Los Angeles Note the contrasting coverage as Kappa Alpha Psi, an African American fraternity, holds its national convention in Los Angeles.

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Countdown to Watts

Another story not appearing in the Los Angeles Times….. The California Eagle, Aug. 15, 1957  

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Countdown to Watts

  July 25, 1957 Los Angeles To The Times, a class-action suit accusing the Los Angeles Police Department of brutality simply wasn’t newsworthy. The Mirror did a bit better: a few paragraphs on Page 12. And these were juicy stories: … Continue reading

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