Rodney King On How He Wanted To Be Remembered | WAMU 88.5 - American University Radio

NPR : Tell Me More

Rodney King On How He Wanted To Be Remembered

Play associated audio
Rodney King was found dead on Sunday at the age of 47. His name will forever be associated with the shocking video of his 1991 beating and the Los Angeles riots that followed. Host Michel Martin remembers King by revisiting her recent interview with him about his memoir, on the 20th anniversary of the LA riots.
WAMU 88.5

Art Beat With Lauren Landau, June 3, 2015

A play and an exhibit explore luxury, power and how women present themselves and are perceived.

NPR

Grass Gourmands: A Herbivore Food Mystery On The African Savanna

A new study sheds light on a longstanding ecological question: How do so many species like impalas and elephants co-exist when they're all feeding on the same limited foods?
NPR

5 Things You Should Know About Lincoln Chafee

In 2002, Lincoln Chafee was the only Republican senator to vote against authorizing the use of force to oust Saddam Hussein in Iraq. Some Republican colleagues referred to him as "the missing Linc."
NPR

Experts Debate: Will Computers Edge People Out Of Entire Careers?

Machines have been taking jobs forever. Computers and software are doing things people were paid to do. They are booking airplane flights. Filing our taxes. And they are getting better all the time.

Leave a Comment

Help keep the conversation civil. Please refer to our Terms of Use and Code of Conduct before posting your comments.