• The Constitution and Literature of the Gangster Disciple Street Gang(Use for Research)
    Prayers The 6 point Star is made up of two pyrmids the one faceing up is 13 bricks for the original 13 Founders The one up side down is 21 bricks for the down fall of Jeff Ford an the Main 21 "F.O.L.K.S" THROUGH THE YEARS A NATION HAS ROSE ABOVE THE REST. A NATION OF FOLKS THAT HAVE BE...
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  • Gangster Disciple Symbols
    The major symbol Gangster Disciples make use of is the six-pointed star (similar to the Star of David) The fact that this star is known as the Star of David pays homage to co-founder David Barksdale, and the six points are said to represent Life, Love, Loyalty, Wisdom, Knowledge and Understanding. T...
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  • Gangsta Disciple History
    THE WILLING WE THE WILLING, LEAD BY THE KNOWING, TO DO THE IMPOSSIBLE FOR THE UNGREATFUL, WE HAVE DONE SO MUCH FOR SO LONG THAT WE ARE CAPABLE OF DOING ANYTHING WITHOUT NOTHING AT ALL, GD! THE KING KING DAVID IS OUR DECESSED KING, HE DIED IN 1978. KING HOOVER PUT THE "G" ON THE CROWN AND STAR...
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  • Prison Impact on the Gangster Disciples
    The GANGSTER DISCIPLES: A Gang Profile by George W. Knox, Director, NGCRC Copyright, 2001, NGCRC, Chicago, IL. (COPYRIGHT PROTECTED DOCUMENT: DO NOT USE WITHOUT THE WRITTEN PERMISSION OF THE NATIONAL GANG CRIME RESEARCH CENTER) © Copyright 2008, Chicago, IL, National Gang Crime Research Cent...
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  • Black Disciple
    The gang's genesis dates to 1960, with a South Side gang called the Devil's Disciples had become sufficiently large to warrant being given an outreach worker by the Welfare Council of Metropolitan Chicago Youth Services (source: Chicago Historical Society). The Devil's Disciples were mostly male Afr...
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  • What Is a Disciple?
    What is a Disciple? Throughout this course, we were introduced to various figures that are considered “disciples,” which led me to give much thought to what being a disciple truly entails and, in turn, create my own definition. A disciple is almost synonymous with the term “follower,” howev...
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  • Crime and Gangster Films
    Final Essay Assignment FMVD150-American Cinema Classics Crime and Gangster Films The gangster genre rose in popularity during the 1930s and most historians locate the beginning of its classical phase at this time. The gangster films became an excellent system to exhibit cinema's sound capaciti...
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  • The Gangster American Dream
    The Gangster American Dream The Great Depression created great financial hardships all around the United States. Along with a poor economy, prohibition was greatly discouraged as well, starting a tremendous social movement in the 1920s and 30s, specifically related to gang crimes. These gangsters...
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  • The Movie American Gangster Frank Lucas
    In 2007, The movie American Gangster was a reenactment of the famous Frank Lucas, a well known herion dealer from Manhattan in the early 1970's. He was considering himself as the number one importer of heroin in Harlem, one of the districts of Manhattan. He imported heroin directly from South East A...
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  • High Sierra: a Reflection of the Dying Gangster Era
    14 October, 2010 High Sierra: A Reflection of the Dying Gangster Era High Sierra, starring Humphrey Bogart as Roy “Mad Dog” Earl and Ida Lupino as Marie, is a classic gangster movie that is known for being Bogart’s first big movie, which is why Lupino’s name comes before his on the masthe...
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  • Gangster
    My character, Al Capone-better known as “Scarface”-was a gangster who completely dominated the field of organized crime in Chicago. Ironically, he made millions of dollars during prohibition and was then convicted of income tax evasion in 1929 and then later imprisoned. Capone, born January 17...
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  • Gansta or Gangster
    “Gansta or Gangster” Many people like to read “street lit” because they want to escape reality and live in a fairy tail world just like some of the books portray. The term “street lit” began in the16th century as a type of printing of large sheets of papers now in the 19th century it...
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  • Crime Theories Within American Gangster
    Suheiry Fermin Crime theories- American gangster The behavior theory claims that humans learn their behavior through experiences. They learn how to and commit crimes because they receive favorable incentives for committing the crimes. This theory ties into the social learning theory which c...
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  • Unexpected Disciple
    Unexpected Disciple An Analysis of Walker’s “Everyday Use” The short story “Everyday Use” by Alice Walker shows us how a not unusual American household attempts to keep the family heritage flowing. Walker exposes a mother (Mama), her two daughters (Dee and Maggie) and a tradition that...
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  • Gangster
    Trevor G. Williams Jr. Ms. Boykins ENC 1101 2 November 2011 Gangster How does the MTV show From G’s to Gents define the term “Gangster”? In the show it has 14 misdirected young men who are gangster who going through the process of becoming a gentleman. The 14 gangster living under one...
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  • She's Dating the Gangster
    She's Dating the Gangster - Credits to the Author [Chapter 1] You wanna know a secret? Ok ok..  He's not my first love and I'm NOT his first love. Definitely not.  So what is it that made me love and cling to him this much?  Well, he's irritating, loud, and he's not sweet! He's wei...
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  • Gangster
    Persuasive Essay (Draft) By:Jasper Asian gangster films are portrayed as bad movies. Gangster films in general are always told to be a bad influence since all they are mostly about is killing and assassinating. In my opinion, they can be educational at times. People mostly think that gangs...
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  • Get Capone: the Rise and Fall of America’s Most Wanted Gangster
    Get Capone: The Rise and Fall of America’s Most Wanted Gangster Al Capone. Everyone is bound to hear the name at least once in his or her life. The charming, broad smile, the greenish gray eyes, heavy set, and five foot ten and a half; a seemingly normal man. Until someone notices the scars. A f...
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  • Gangster Look
    http://www.ehow.com/about_5034813_clothes-gangster-wear.html Working-Class Roots * The core of gangster fashion stems from the dichotomy between poor beginnings and eventual wealth. A gangster is essentially a street criminal, someone who came from an impoverished background and gained money...
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  • Summary of the Gangster We All Search for
    These Hateful Hands In this beautifully described unfortunate tale, it paints a detailed picture of what life was like first hand during the Vietnam war and its effects it had on the main characters and how coming to America was just as hard as living through the Vietnam war. It is a tale built on...
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