Bloodiest riot was when? by lindaoppenheim | Jul 13, 2017 | Article, Truth and Reconciliation | 0 comments Today began the bloodiest riot in American history, and it wasn’t in Newark in 1967 (click here) and its perpetrators weren’t black, they were white. To read about the Draft Riots of 1863, click here and read the second item. Submit a Comment Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment * Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Δ This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.