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The limitation of riots, moral questions aside, is that they cannot win and their participants know it. Hence, rioting is not revolutionary but reactionary because it invites defeat. It involves an emotional catharsis, but it must be followed by a sense of futility.

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The Trumpet of Conscience

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Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Martin Luther King Jr. was an American Baptist minister and activist who was a leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement.

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