Gangs in the United States include several types of groups, including national
street gangs, local street gangs, prison gangs, motorcycle gangs, and ethnic and
organized crime gangs. Approximately 1...
The 1960s saw the birth of prominent gangs that included the Aryan Brotherhood,
the Black Panthers and the Crips. Although each gang was unique, all three were
considered to be dangerous and violent... ... You May Also Like. Q: ...
Jun 2, 2016 ... They are better armed now. In my Philadelphia, PA neighborhood in the 1950's
and early 1960's, they were mostly armed with switchblade ...
Jun 11, 2013 ... Beginning in the mid-1960s, the violence in my neighborhood ... Many guys were
bullied and turned to gangs for protection and revenge.
Gangs in the sixties were people who thought they were tough. They usually got
into trouble alot. A common type of a gang in the sixties were greasers.
Gangs often like tp have a job man assigned to them because it shows how
tough they are. ... Throughout the 1950s until the early 1980s, Chicago's youth
were divided .... A Greaser from the 1960s/70s had this to say about "Stone
Every ethnic group were/are all part of the history of gangs. Originally gangs were
formed as self-protection and as social clubs. In early 19th century Irish ...
As portrayed in the novel, The Outsiders, the real-life Greasers were ... When the
teens in the 1950's and 1960's adopted the name “Greaser,” they did so with the
idea ... Like men, they joined motorcycle gangs and wore jackets displaying their
Although the 1960's were very different from what you are used ... fashion to
government, cars and even gang life. What was it like living in the 1960's? Your
Miller's study showed that gang violence was very prevalent in the 1960's and ...
In Rochester, two-thirds of chronic violent offenders were gang members for a ....
reaching epidemic proportions in certain cities like Chicago and Los Angeles.