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U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Riots

    A form of violent crowd behavior which expresses the emotional release of resentments and prejudices, usually relevant to grievances toward the social system.

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  1. rösti, tiros, torsi, trios

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of riots in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of riots in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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  1. Ferguson Market arson Holder:

    One has to remember what the situation was like in Ferguson when I went out there. Street disruptions, nightly riots almost that were occurring, it was a high risk thing for the president and I to decide for me to go out there and see if I might have a calming influence. I think if you see what happened after I left Ferguson, the situation changed and changed pretty dramatically, so I think that was an appropriate thing to do.

  2. General Mattis:

    This is the Insurrection Act of 1807.Its been used by 12 differentpresidents from Jefferson allthe way to George H.W. Bush.One of those occasions was by the Democrathero Lyndon Baines Johnson.He actually brought in themilitary -- guess what? --to put down riots inWashington, D.C, so General Mattis really shouldhave picked up a couple of hishistory books.

  3. Donald Trump:

    We had a couple people who probably destroyed their career, but who knows, look what's going on in Philadelphia. ... We had no riots, no nothing. It was unbelievable. I'll never forget it as long as I live.

  4. Chang Lee:

    I truly thought I was a part of mainstream society, nothing in my life indicated I was a secondary citizen until the LA riots. The LAPD powers that be decided to protect the 'haves' and the Korean community did not have any political voice or power. They left us to burn.

  5. Donald Trump:

    I think you'd have riots. I think you'd have riots.

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