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List Of Riots And Civil Unrest In Omaha, Nebraska - 20th Century - Civil Rights and Vietnam War Protests
... The Civil rights movement in the United States actively brought calls for black power and against racism to Omaha, while simultaneously youth throughout the ... This led to a series of protests and riots, the repercussions of which are still felt today in some communities ... Riots and civil unrest related to civil rights and the Vietnam War chronological order Date Issue Event July 4, 1966 Racial tension After a 103 degree day, a crowd of African Americans gathered ...

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