List of Race Riots in the United States

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Main article: Mass racial violence in the United States

Further information: List of riots and civil unrest in Omaha, Nebraska

Nativist Period 1700′s-1860

Civil War Period 1861-1865

Reconstruction Period: 1865 – 1877

Jim Crow Period: 1878 – 1914

War and Inter-War Period: 1914 – 1945

Postwar era: 1946 – 1954

Civil Rights and Black Power Movement’s Period: 1955 – 1977

Modern

References

  1. ^ How China’s taking over Africa, and why the West should be VERY worried
  2. ^ Rebelions in Bahia
  3. ^ Roma riots stir unease in Bulgaria
  4. ^ YFile: York’s Daily Bulletin. 1918 anti-Greek riot a dark episode in Torontos history. Friday October 22, 2004.
  5. ^ Xinjiang, China’s Restive Northwest
  6. ^ ‘Race killing’ sparks French riot
  7. ^ Indonesia Turns Its Chinese Into Scapegoats, New York Times
  8. ^ Anti-Chinese riots continue in Indonesia, CNN
  9. ^ Acre faces fourth night of riots, Al Jazeera English
  10. ^ Israeli City Divided by Sectarian Violence, New York Times, October 12, 2008
  11. ^ Police arrest Acre Yom Kippur driver, Jpost, October 12, 2008
  12. ^ Milan police in Chinatown clash
  13. ^ Milan Chinese riot over traffic fine
  14. ^ Mafia killing of immigrants sparks riots near Naples
  15. ^ Rwanda Syndrome on the Ivory Coast
  16. ^ France’s ‘Little Iraq’
  17. ^ LESOTHO: Anti-Chinese resentment flares
  18. ^ Timeline: Mauritania
  19. ^ Ethnic Riots after Dutchman is Killed by Police
  20. ^ Moroccan-Dutch youth riot in Amsterdam following fatal incident
  21. ^ “The Pacific Proxy: China vs Taiwan”, Graeme Dobell, ABC Radio Australia, February 7, 2007
  22. ^ The Durban Riot 1949
  23. ^ Current Africa race riots like 1949 anti-Indian riots: minister, TheIndianStar.com
  24. ^ 27 held after anti-Somali riot: South Africa
  25. ^ Focus on Mesketian Turks
  26. ^ Spain struggles with race riots
  27. ^ Spanish youth clash with immigrant gangs
  28. ^ African immigrants riot in Spain, BBC NEWS
  29. ^ Country Histories – Empire’s Children
  30. ^ Heartman, Adam (2006-09-26). “A Homemade Genocide”. Whose Fault Is It? http://whosfaultisit.blogspot.com/2006/09/homemade-genocide-arab-world-is.html.
  31. ^ “Chinese stores looted in Tonga riots”, People’s Daily, November 17, 2006
  32. ^ Race riot rocks town, Turkish Daily News, October 4, 2008
  33. ^ Race clashes hit Windsor
  34. ^ Evan Carton, Patriotic Treason: John Brown and the Soul of America, at 59 (Free Press 2006); see also http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/historyonline/policing.cfm
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  36. ^ No deaths were reported, but all Chinese and most other Asians were expelled from Seattle and Tacoma. Schwantes, Carlos A. “Protest in a Promised Land: Unemployment, Disinheritance, and the Origin of Labor Militancy in the Pacific Northwest, 1885-1886.” Western Historical Quarterly. 13:4 (October 1982).
  37. ^ Thirty African Americans died. Robert A. Gibson, The Negro Holocaust: Lynching and Race Riots in the United States, 1880-1950, Yale University, 1979.
  38. ^ Ten African Americans and two Caucasians died. Robert A. Gibson, The Negro Holocaust: Lynching and Race Riots in the United States, 1880-1950, Yale University, 1979.
  39. ^ Two African Americans and four Caucasians died. Robert A. Gibson, The Negro Holocaust: Lynching and Race Riots in the United States, 1880-1950, Yale University, 1979; Roberta Senechal, “Springfield Race Riot of 1908,” Illinois History Teacher, Summer/Fall 1996.
  40. ^ According to federal, state and local government investigators, only 39 African Americans died. But civilian investigations shortly after the riot indicate that between 100 and 200 African Americans died. The riot was notable for its brutality, including scalping, gouging out of eyes, and children act as murderers. Elliott M. Rudwick, Race Riot at East St. Louis, Southern Illinois University Press, 1964.
  41. ^ Twenty-three African Americans and 15 Caucasians died. Robert A. Gibson, The Negro Holocaust: Lynching and Race Riots in the United States, 1880-1950, Yale University, 1979.
  42. ^ Officially, only 39 African Americans died. But more recent estimates are that between 150 and 200 African Americans and 50 Caucasians died, and some sources put the number of black dead at 300. James S. Hirsch, Riot and Remembrance: America’s Worst Race Riot and Its Legacy, Mariner Books, 2003. ISBN 0-618-34076-9; Robert A. Gibson, The Negro Holocaust: Lynching and Race Riots in the United States, 1880-1950, Yale University, 1979.
  43. ^ Officially, six African Americans and two Caucasians died. However, there is disagreement about the number of dead, and some estimates place the number of black dead between 40 and 150. Michael D’Orso, Like Judgment Day: The Ruin and Redemption of a Town Called Rosewood, Putnam Books, 1996. ISBN 1-57297-256-4.
  44. ^ http://www.pinnaclenews.com/life/contentview.asp?c=198024
  45. ^ Twenty-five African Americans and nine Caucasians died. Robert A. Gibson, The Negro Holocaust: Lynching and Race Riots in the United States, 1880-1950, Yale University, 1979.
  46. ^ http://openvault.wgbh.org/ton/mla000400/index.html
  47. ^ San Bernardino County Sun – Fontana students blame riot on simmering racial tension
  48. ^ More Injuries as Race Riots Disrupt Jails in Los Angeles
  49. ^ Race riot put down at California state prison
  50. ^ Locke High School locked down after huge brawl, Los Angeles Times
  51. ^ Hempstead High On Guard Following 2 Days Of Brawls, wcbstv.com, October 21, 2008

 

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