Newark Rebellion - July 12-17, 1967

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A few readings on the Newark Rebellion of 1967.  Please join the discussion and add more:

Revolution '67 (PBS site)  Revloution '67 (Film site)

1967: The Newark "Riots" - Rutgers University Libraries

Hayden, Tom. Rebellion in Newark; Official Violence and Ghetto Response.  New York,: Vintage Books, 1967.

Herman, Max Arthur. Summer of Rage : An Oral History of the 1967 Newark and Detroit Riots.  New York: Peter Lang, 2013.

McLaughlin, Malcolm. The Long, Hot Summer of 1967 : Urban Rebellion in America.  New York, New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.

Mumford, Kevin J. Newark : A History of Race, Rights, and Riots in America.  New York: New York University Press, 2007.

The Kerner Report: National Advisory Commission on Civil Disorders, with Introduction by Julian E. Zelizer, Princeton: New Jersey Princeton University Press, 2016.

Operations, United States Senate Committee on Government. "Riots, Civil and Criminal Disorders: Hearings before the United States Senate Committee on Government Operations, Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations, Ninetieth and Ninety-First Congresses, Parts 1-12." Washington D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office, 1968.

Woodard, Komozi. A Nation within a Nation: Amiri Baraka (Leroi Jones) & Black Power Politics.  Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1999.