How Small Businesses Are Recovering from Looting | The Daily Social Distancing Show

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Published on June 26, 2020

Roy Wood Jr. talks to a small business owner in Birmingham, Alabama who’s trying to look at fallout from riots through rose-colored glasses. #DailyShow #TrevorNoah #RoyWoodJr

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40 comments

  • Amari Artificial 6 days ago

    Beautiful

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  • Ron Leedy 6 days ago

    She didn’t rebuild her small business rather be consumed by a larger clinic not in the community. So she is no longer a business owner.

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  • Austin Curlson 6 days ago

    When Rosa Parks husband’s barbershop was looted in the 1967 Detroit riots which were over police brutality Rosa explained it as “the result of resistance to change that was needed long beforehand.”

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  • Mimi Niccholini 6 days ago

    The people who resorted to looting and destruction are opportunists. They did no favors to the movement, and they took attention away from peaceful protesters.

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  • Kid Trunks 6 days ago

    All this video is missing are the businesses that are closed perminatly due to the corona lockdown

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  • Moogly Googly 6 days ago

    She didn’t get her stuff back though…. another “unexpected donation?” Kek

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  • Katrice Perry 6 days ago

    Coming from Alabama this made me so happy to see!

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  • Nathaniel Boertien 6 days ago

    DAMNN HE GOT THE RAYCON EARBUDS

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  • Nicole Summer 6 days ago

    You were correct the first time. It is to take out the old people because their the only ones who vote and are last population knowable about our history with constitution. Of they get ride of the older people who haven’t been infected with the media 0 privacy,no speech. Once they go, their will be a massive wipe to the whole world on our civil right. To the day we wake up and have no memory of this because that’s how the plugged us all into the matrix with 5 g. Making a man made reality like the Truman show where all are watched all are punished all are one with worship and currency. After the boomers their are no military who has actually seen or faught for world peace. And the existing matter goes away like mandala effect. Buy old world, welcome to new world order. Cant people see theirs all ready a new world order to shut down world wide. A order that shut out humanity and our last freedom before now . Wake up femia was ready for mass deaths since 2016. Mass coffins and quarantine spaces were put all over the world. Now that we’re here after 4 years because things take time. They’re fully prepared to spend all the ones that are the only things left to remind us of what we once were and who we are now. We the people are the ones that change and roll the way that we live our life because that is our God given right

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  • Adrian Dezendegui 6 days ago

    I rather have looted mansions, not looted small businesses. Also seize the means of production.

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  • Mark Donica 6 days ago

    What a wonderful story. Also that Aunt joke had me rolling.

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  • Rayner Sutardja 6 days ago

    To any of you who think that looting/arson is justified:

    I don’t care about the businesses or the buildings or the material goods. I really don’t. But I DO care about the lives that depend on buildings and businesses. Remember that every action has its consequences.

    Destroy a business: you are likely forcing the owner into bankruptcy in the middle of a recession. And yes, that someone could certainly be Black. Not only that, but all employees of that business will be out of a job – again, in the *middle of a recession*.

    Cause a fire: You are endangering the lives of the people inside. And destroying a place like Wendy’s means that you are putting *essential workers* at risk. We’re talking about taking away the only income for households that barely scrape by.

    Again, I don’t care about the businesses themselves of the material goods themselves. I care about the people who depend on them. If you really believe that Black Lives Matter, as I do, please do not harm the very Black Lives you are trying to protect.

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  • Hashirama 6 days ago

    Music to my ears, love and respect sister

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  • Heaven Sent Hell Proof 6 days ago

    So its Natural that racist in the North ends up in the South👀 Establishment narrative logic!! Don’t actually do anything to fix the issues, just pass the buck for a buck!!
    🌎People>shills for profit🌎

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  • Matthew Coke 6 days ago

    True about the glasses thing

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  • Bogdan Bejenari 6 days ago

    There are many people in pain in this country, this gives not them right to lute and riot, causing even more pain. I don’t buy your pathetic attempt to excuse what those criminals have done.

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  • Holly York 6 days ago

    I love this woman so much!

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  • Babetravelling 6 days ago

    It’s unnecessary and samurai sword is necessary

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  • Babetravelling 6 days ago

    Auntie: That was you!
    Roy: so crazy!

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  • Taylor Ellis 6 days ago

    Aunt Tifa. lmao

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  • frank furtur 4 days ago

    Hahahaha the security co called.

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  • Peter Arisz 4 days ago

    Forty years ago couldn’t get in there… And lately??

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  • Luz Vargas 4 days ago

    She was understanding because she has insurance and money ask the others who couldn’t afford insurance because they had been through the virus.

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  • Chuck Hockey 4 days ago

    Set up a GoFundMe for this lady!!

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  • Space Kitty 4 days ago

    Damn that moved me, I love you optometrist lady and Roy!!! 💕💕💕

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  • Christy Bryan 4 days ago

    Uh, most adorable TDS ep I’ve ever seen 😍

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  • Ismael Ausua 4 days ago

    She’s awesome. Lol! 🙏🏼

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  • Chad Doucette 4 days ago

    That lady was hilarious and nice.
    Good for her getting an upgrade

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  • jillhbaudhaan 4 days ago

    40 years ago was the 1980s. Ain’t that a damn shame?!
    I ❤ her! You think Antifa want to get her eyes examined?

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  • kelly O 4 days ago

    “Aunt Tifa” 😂😂

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  • Naomi Rison 4 days ago

    pain? well that and quarantine for months added fuel to the fire

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  • Anna Iorio 4 days ago

    Wow! She is so calm and understanding of her building being destroyed. She doesn’t even mention how much money she lost. It’s a shame on one hand that she felt she had to move, but a blessing for the upgrade. A chance to work where she had been banned! What a sweet thing for Roy to do. Clean up the mess and help get her story out there

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  • Kevin Heller 4 days ago

    I really wish CNN would conduct interviews like this. “You wrecked you own shit. Admit it!”

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  • dedium 4 days ago

    If everyone is like this woman:
    A girl is raped and she forgives the man who raped her because she understands why he did it.

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  • Chris Spiers 4 days ago

    Love this lady and Roy Wood Jr.💕💕💕

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  • Ram Annepu 4 days ago

    she’s an amazing lady

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  • pokanbift 4 days ago

    Hey Trevor, where’s Jordan Klepper?

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  • KM M 4 days ago

    Lovin’ me some ROY.

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  • Aiyana's Rainbow Bridge 4 days ago

    “I feel ya imma let you lead that march” 😂😂😂

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  • Diamond Evans 4 days ago

    I love the silver lining of this story ❤

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