FLASH BACK TO 1985: PHILADELPHIA POLICE BOMBED A NEIGHBORHOOD, KILLING 11 PEOPLE, INCLUDING FIVE CHILDREN, AND DESTROYING AN ENTIRE NEIGHBORHOOD.

SOURCE: THE GUARDIAN

On 13 May 1985, Philadelphia police bombed the Move compound, killing 11 people, including five children, and destroying an entire neighborhood. The countercultural group lived communally and had a history of violent encounters with police.

As the DNC wraps up in Philadelphia, the Guardian takes a look at this largely forgotten event in the context of current national debates on race, policing and politics in America

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