1992 Riots

The 1992 Los Angeles Riots, also known as the Rodney King Riots, the South Central Riots, the 1992 Los Angeles Civil Disturbance, and the 1992 Los Angeles Civil Unrest, were a series of riots, lootings, arsons and civil disturbance that occurred in Los Angeles County, California in 1992, following the acquittal of police officers on trial regarding a videotaped, and widely covered police brutality incident. They were the largest riots seen in the United States since the 1960s and the worst in terms of death toll after the New York City draft riots in 1863.
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  • TBWA New York CEO Rob Schwartz: ‘I’m not a manager’

    … every problem? The person who has the problem is in the best position to fix it. If I do it, I’m just enabling them. I’ll happily walk into every fire, but maybe you can solve your own fire. You’re being touted as the turnaround agent for TBWA New York. Listen, there are very few people that come in and just turn it around. Only one person did…

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