A Year of Pop Music and Party Riots
Photo Credit: Andrew Brown
"...Over the course of 9 months, at least thirteen U.S. college celebrations devolved into large-scale riots resulting in untold numbers of arrests, police injuries, and burning couches. But who were these students, and what the hell were they rioting over anyway?"
"...Was pop music really the catalyst that turned block parties into full-blown riots? Even after mulling over hours of bystanders’ smartphone videos, I am still unable to answer any of these questions decisively, but I have a few hypotheses."