NPR News: Newark Mayor Ras Baraka On The 1967 Riots

Newark Mayor Ras Baraka On The 1967 Riots
On July 12, 1967, a rumor that police had beaten a black cabdriver to death triggered five days of looting and rioting in Newark, N.J. Newark Mayor Ras Baraka talks with Steve Inskeep.

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