Landlords and power whores on my people they took turns
Dispute the suits I ignite and then watch ’em burn
Burn, burn, yes ya gonna burn…
— Rage Against the Machine, Bombtrack, 1992

Residents of the small town of Benton Harbor, Michigan, have rioted for the second night in a row protesting the death of a motorcyclist during a police chase. There have been allegations of police brutality in the economically struggling city of 12,000 and apparently the most recent incident has made tensions boil over into riots and mayhem.

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