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A powder keg

Print edition : September 16, 2016

Police officers in riot gear near Sherman Park where Milwaukee County Sherif David Clarke ordered a curfew, on August 15. Photo: JOSHUA LOTT/NYT

Sylville Smith, whose killing by the police sparked riots in Milwaukee. Photo: AP

Riots in Milwaukee and other places indicate the rage that festers in the heart of urban poverty in America.
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