American Black Journal

“Riot” vs “Rebellion”

Clip: Season 45 Episode 39 | 4m 29s

Was the summer of 1967 a riot or a rebellion? How does our choice of words affect perceptions? Host Stephen Henderson talks with former Detroit Police Chief Ike McKinnon and Wayne State University Professor Melba Boyd on his WDET radio show “Detroit Today.” Episode 4539/Segment 2.

Aired: 07/16/17

Rating: NR

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