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1967 Plainfield riots

The Plainfield riots was one of 159 race riots that swept cities in the United States during the "Long Hot Summer of 1967". This riot was a series of racially charged violent disturbances that occurred in Plainfield, New Jersey, which mirrored the 1967 Newark riots in nearby Newark.
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  • The riot 

  • Middlesex arms theft 

  • Aftermath 

  • Legacy