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Mass racial violence in U.S. history is an unfortunate reality. Whether it was the Ferguson unrest due to the death of police-involved shooting of Michael brown, the Watts Riots of 1965 or the Detroit Race Riot of 1943, which saw African-Americans and sailors clashing, race riots in the U.S. historically have been deadly. WatchMojo counts down ten of the most infamous ethnic riots in United States history.
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00:23 #10: Baltimore Protests – 2015
01:09 #9: Cincinnati Riots – 2001
01:56 #8: Newark Riots – 1967
02:42 #7: Ferguson Unrest – 2014
03:24 #6: The Red Summer – 1919
04:05 #5: Watts Riots – 1965
04:50 #4: Detroit Race Riot – 1943
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