The Lessons We Learned From Rodney King



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Correction: We incorrectly say that Reginald Denny died after being pulled from his truck and beaten during the Los Angeles race riots 20 years ago. In fact, Denny is still alive.

Two decades after his videotaped beating by four Los Angeles police officers and his public plea, "Can we all get along," Rodney King has died. The beating incident started new, painful conversations on race relations in America.

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