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A Look at the Rafu Shimpo

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National Guard during Los Angeles Riots of 1992

The LA Riots began on April 29, 1992, after a jury found four police men caught in the act of beating an African American (Rodney King) not guilty. Violence claimed the city and the Rafu Shimpo office closed for the day to ensure the safety of its workers. The riots mainly graced Little Korea, leaving the Rafu Shimpo, for the most part, untouched and unharmed.

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National Guard; 1992
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This is a photograph of the National Guard taken during the LA Riots of April in 1992 hanging on the walls of the Rafu Shimpo offices. This photograph of a … More »


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