Watts Riots, 1965
A group of women speaking to a State Trooper, who is holding his handgun, on the streets following the riots in the Watts neighbourhood of Los Angeles, California, 16th August 1965. The riots started after Marquette Frye was pulled over by police for reckless driving, the roadside argument which followed escalated into six days of civil unrest. (Photo by Daily Express/Pictorial Parade/Archive Photos/Getty Images)
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Pictorial Parade / Staff
16 August, 1965
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