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The 1992 upheaval has a name in their community: sa-i-gu, Korean for 4/29, the same sort of shorthand as 9/11. Most of the victims were immigrants, and many lost their bearings. They didn't know whom to blame in the messy tableau of racial violence and class warfare.Twenty years ago, they came to Dr.

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  • 1992 Los Angeles riots
    A week after the riots, in the largest Asian-American protest ever held in a city, about 30,000 mostly Korean and Korean-American marchers walked the streets of L.A. Koreatown, calling for peace and denouncing police violence.
    10/12/2018 - 1:18 am | View Website
  • The LA riots were a rude awakening for Korean-Americans
    Twenty-five years after the LA riots, Korean-Americans remember how it profoundly shaped their sense of their place in US society.
    10/11/2018 - 7:38 am | View Website
  • L.A. Burning: The Riots 25 Years Later
    David Joo, a former Koreatown gun store manager, describes the gunfights outside his storefront during the L.A. riots in this clip from "L.A. Burning: The Ri...
    10/9/2018 - 4:28 am | View Website
  • Asian Americans and the 1992 Los Angeles Riots/Uprising ...
    Although the 1992 Los Angeles riots have been described as a “race riot” sparked by the acquittals of a group of mostly white police officers charged with excessively beating black motorist Rodney King, the widespread targeting and destruction of Asian-owned (mainly Korean) property in and around South Central Los Angeles stands out as one of the most striking aspects of the uprising.
    10/6/2018 - 10:00 am | View Website
  • The damage went deep
    The 1992 riots have a name in their community: sa-i-gu, Korean for 4/29, the same sort of shorthand as 9/11. Koreans suffered outsized losses: More than 2,000 Korean-run businesses were damaged or destroyed, with an estimated $400 million in losses.
    09/10/2018 - 7:57 pm | View Website
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