Rioting In Black and White
By N Oji Mzilikazi
(Originally published in Montreal Community Contact Volume 21, Number 19)
September 15, 2011
The recent riots in Britain, spurred by the police killing of Mark Duggan who was innocent of any wrongdoing at the time and their lie about an exchange of gunfire got me thinking, isn’t it about time Blacks start to imitate whites and riot just for fun or over entertainment?
A cursory look at the catalysts for Blacks rioting in Canada, Britain and the United States are injustices, often with police action the spark…