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A short interview with my dad about his immigration to the US in the late 50’s and his time living in Detroit during the 1967 riots
90 year old Jack Christoffel describes his experience starting his own business. He goes on to explain the racial tension in his neighborhood and stories about black riots.
On November 24th, 2017, in Sherman Oaks, California, fourteen year old Gehna Chugani interviewed her grandmother, Chitra Chugani about her close knit family, her childhood, and her move from Pakistan to India to the U.S.A. The happy memories from when...
A glimpse of what happened in the eyes of my grandmother (and special guest star my grandfather). She wasn’t at the scene but close by.
Juanita lived in Berkeley, CA at the time. Surveying the scene the next morning, her son in his stroller touched a leaf, inadvertently teargassing himself by rubbing his eye.
Growing up in the 60’s: school, riots and the Vietnam War.
My dad and I discuss the riots and their relations to race, war, and prejudice
I interviewed my two uncles and my mom about their experience being in LA when the Rodney King riots occurred.
My grandmother was on campus during the 1970 Vietnam War riots on the campus of Ohio State University.
I interview my Uncle Dan on the race riots and racial tensions of the latter 60s and how much that has changed in Detroit today.
Jackson Moreton interviews Eldon Blount on November 28, 2018 in Oxford, MS. Eldon grew up in Memphis, TN during the height of the Civil Rights Movement. Public schools were still segregated and racial tensions were high. Eldon shares his experience...
A story of growing up in Baltimore in the 1950s and 60s, and how the riots after Dr. Martin Luther King’s assassination affected one family.
Ann Garrett, from Clovis, California, in her junior year of USC, 1992, was put into the middle of the Rodney King riots. It is a firsthand story of someone stuck in a violent protest. Interviewed by Luke Garrett, 14, her...