• 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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  • Gangster Disciples
    The organization of the Gangster Disciples and their battle plans were created by Gangster Disciple's chief, Larry King Hoover. They modeled this after Chicago's Italian Mafia, the top-down organization has always strived for discipline, respect, and to respect the hierarchy. At the top is the c...
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  • Larry Hoover & the Gangster Disciples
    The night I was born Folks was the night I died. As my brethren cast my body into the lake of Fire and Knowledge I was baptized. One with my nation by my Kings blessed. With a Pitchfork in my hand and a Six on my chest. Others will speak my name and know the name of Death. I live by the Nations laws...
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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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  • Real Gd Lit
    (GANGSTER) In every city under the sun my name is the axis of the educational circle of crime and philosphy. Had it not been for me no prisons would have been built and no guns or bombs would have been created. I am the courge that creates resolution in man, I am the source that provokes orginalt...
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  • 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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  • How to Read Lit Like a Prof Notes
    From How to Read Literature Like a Professor Thomas C. Foster Notes by Marti Nelson 1. Every Trip is a Quest (except when it’s not): a. A quester b. A place to go c. A stated reason to go there d. Challenges and trials e. The real reason to go—always self-knowledge 2. Nice to Eat With...
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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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  • Lit Review
    英文荟萃网 http://www.ywhc.net The World is Flat Thomas L Friedman 英文荟萃网 http://www.ywhc.net To Matt and Kay and to Ron 英文荟萃网 http://www.ywhc.net Contents How the World Became Flat One: While I Was Sleeping / 3 Two: The Ten Forces That Flattened the Wor...
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  • Disciples Story
    DA DISCIPLE'S STORY OF BIRTH. The  Gangster Disciple Nation was born out of two organizations. In the beginning, there were two separate organizations: The Disciple Nation, whose President was David Barksdale, and the Gangster Nation, whose President was Larry Hoover. There were many branches of...
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  • World Lit only by Fire Reading Journal
    Reading Journal: A World Lit Only by Fire: The Medieval Mind and the Renaissance – Portrait of an Age. Medieval Mind Summaries P.7: The Dark Ages brought war, famine, high crime, and widespread ignorance to the once thriving Roman Empire. P.8: Civil wars were waged across the Roman...
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  • English Lit
    Unit 1 The Anglo-Saxon Period I. Historical Background II. Anglo-Saxon Poetry III. Anglo-Saxon Prose I. Historical Background The English people are a complicated race. The first inhabitants of the island were commonly known as the Celts (or Kelts). 55 BC saw the invasion of the island h...
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  • A World Lit Only by Fire Study Guide
    A World Lit Only By Fire Summer Reading Test Section 1: The Medieval Mind 1. Whose country was described as "the back of a horse?" The Huns' country 2. Who declared he was "above grammar?" Sigismund 3. Who invaded Rome in A.D. 410? The Visigoths under the leadership of Alaric 4. Wh...
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  • Lit 1 Task 1
    Task 1 Part A (the report) LIT 1 SOLE PROPRIETORSHIP: Has only one owner. Easy to start up. Some of the advantages are: owners may do whatever they want to with the business and if they want to go on vacation they can. One of the disadvantages they cannot bring in another person to help run...
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  • Review of William Manchester's a World Lit Only by Fire
    Review of William Manchester's A World Lit Only by Fire William Manchester's A World Lit Only by Fire: the Medieval Mind and the Renaissance is a historical, nonfiction book that I found to be both only intriguing and enticing, despite its beginning and ending parts. The beginning chapter of Manch...
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  • Lit 210 Checkpoint 1 Week 1
    Checkpoint: Literary Canon Erin Hailey Patton LIT/210 October 26, 2010 Harmon Johnson Write a 175-300 word response to the fol...
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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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  • A Review of a World Lit Only by Fire
    A World Lit Only by Fire (1992) by American historian William Manchester, is an informal history of the European Middle Ages, structured into three sections: The Medieval Mind, The Shattering, and One Man Alone. In the book, Manchester scathingly posits, as the title suggests, that the Middle Ag...
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