We want justice....so let's steal and destroy stuff!
And you are quite wrong to think that it makes no difference if outsiders think our justice system defunct. Part of leadership is trust in the leader. We stood tall in the Cold War because we were morally superior. And we are losing that high ground.
The "Nat Turner Rebellion" (1831) -> Nat Turner's Rebellion - North Carolina Digital History
The race riots in Detroit during WW ll. (1943) -> Detroit Race Riots 1943: Photos From a City in Turmoil During WWII | LIFE.com
The mutiny of black sailors during WW ll. (1944) -> Port Chicago, CA, Explosion
The Watts riots. (1965) -> 144 Hours in August 1965
Race riots during the Vietnam War on the USS Kitty Hawk. (1972) -> Racial Incidents Onboard USS Kitty Hawk (CVA-63) and USS Constellation (CVA-64) in October-November 1972.
The Rodney King riots in L.A. (1992) -> Los Angeles Riots Fast Facts - CNN.com
The O.J. Simpson riots.(1995) No riot because justice wasn't served. Guilty man walks free.
The Ferguson riots. (2014) Still developing.