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“Can’t We All Just Get Along?” Rodney King Found Dead, But Contentious Life Unforgotten

Written by NYPress on . Posted in News Our Town, News Our Town Downtown, NY Press Exclusive, Our Town, Our Town Downtown

by Nick Gallinelli It’s been over two decades since 1991, and we like to think we’ve come a long way since then, but when Rodney King dead by his fiancée in Rialto, Calif., on Sunday, it inevitably brought back ugly memories, and an ugly video, back into the public light. There was initially no sign [&hellip
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The Sharpton Question

Written by Chris Bragg on . Posted in Politics

From today’s Heard Around Town: * With two congressional primaries taking place this year in two historically black New York City neighborhoods, many are asking, wither Rev. Al Sharpton? Will he endorse in the NY-13 race in Harlem or the NY-08 in Bed-Stuy? Some sources speculate that Sharpton could endorse Charles Barron, whose campaign is [&hellip
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