Crips

Sort By:
Decent Essays
Good Essays
Better Essays
Amazing Essays
Best Essays
    Page 1 of 19 - About 182 Essays
  • Good Essays

    Essay On Bloods Vs Crips

    • 629 Words
    • 3 Pages

    many other mediums. Rappers, actors, athletes, and more all have ties to gangs back in California. The two most well-known gangs, the Bloods and the Crips, have garnered national notoriety for their vicious, and nationwide, feud. These two gangs have been an integral part of the city for decades, shaping the culture and influencing the lives of hundreds of thousands of people. Indeed, Compton would be a very different, though not necessarily better, place had the two gangs not been created. Of the two gangs, the Crips were created first. Although their origins are disputed, the most accepted theory is that the gang was created by Stanley “Tookie” Williams and Raymond Washington in 1971. Williams and Raymond…

    • 629 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    Bloods vs. Crips Mrs. Stubbs-Mesumbe Period 5B Ike Anamelechi November 27, 2016 The Bloods and the crips are easily some of the most violent and famous gangs to ever be created. They were both founded in Los Angeles. These two gangs have been rivals for about their entire history as a gang. The Crips were founded in 1969 by Raymond Washington and Stanley Williams. Not long after that , the Bloods formed from a lot of smaller gangs including the Pirus to become rivals for the Crips.…

    • 607 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Better Essays

    Gangs In Society

    • 1416 Words
    • 6 Pages

    and the Crips. Los Angeles is the leader of street gangs and is also known as the Gang Capital of America. Los Angles is home of over 1,000 gangs as of 2001 and over 120,000 gang members as of 2007. A popular gang in Los Angeles are the Crips. There are over 100 Crip gangs in Los Angeles and more than 13,000 members. The Crips were founded by Raymond Washington and Stanley “Tookie” Williams in 1971 as an alliance. Washington was from the east side and Williams was from the west, both were the…

    • 1416 Words
    • 6 Pages
    Better Essays
  • Amazing Essays

    However, the United States also has a history of oppressing immigrants to the point where upward mobility is a distant objective. The 1980s saw little change to the oppression when El Salvadoran immigrants flooded the States to escape their civil war. With most settling in Los Angeles, they were afforded little help from the U.S. government and society. The refugees settled into poverty-stricken areas and were afforded little legitimate means of finding economic success. Living so close to the…

    • 1555 Words
    • 7 Pages
    Amazing Essays
  • Better Essays

    The Black Panther Party organized breakfast programs, education, and protection to the African American community against police brutality. After the Black Panther Party was dissolved by the FBI in the 1970s, gangs such as the Crips or Community Reforms Inter-Party Service replaced them. They had the same constitution of the Black Panther Party, but because of the stagflation that occurred during this time, the economy collapsed and many African Americans were unemployed. As a consequence, the…

    • 1178 Words
    • 5 Pages
    Better Essays
  • Good Essays

    Boyz N The Hood Summary

    • 1064 Words
    • 5 Pages

    released in 1991 and is about teens growing up in the inner city of Los Angeles. Reva, the mother of Tre Styles, sends Tre to live with his father because of some trouble he got into at school. Reva wanted Tre’s father, Furious Styles, to teach him about life and being a man in hopes to protect her son from the streets. While growing up living with his father Tre reunites with his friends “Doughboy”, Ricky, and Chris. Doughboy is in a gang called the “Crips” and was recently released from…

    • 1064 Words
    • 5 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    Slauson Massacre Summary

    • 706 Words
    • 3 Pages

    it. Many African Americans, both male and female got injured. After this riot the creation of the Slauson gang formed. The police and everyone else believed they were gang members but the people in the group believed they were a group. They believed they were a group because hey weren’t allowed to be in boy scouts or any other group. After the Slauson gang was created different little group of the Slauson gang started forming their won little groups. This is were the Crips and the Bloods came…

    • 706 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    Pac Man Film Analysis

    • 1643 Words
    • 7 Pages

    Conflict perspective is his racist attitude towards the minority people whom lived in the communities of which he worked and thinking that he could rough-up anyone that he seen or stopped on the streets. Also, because when Hodges decided to talk to the gang members instead of taking them in to the station, he got extremely upset and said that he should be able to do his job and take them in. this shows the clash that goes on between gang members and cops. An examples of Pac Man having the…

    • 1643 Words
    • 7 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    In Sanyika Shakur’s memoir, Monster: The Autobiography of an L.A. Gang Member, the audience follows the events that transform Monster Kody Scott into Sanyika Shakur. While writing his memoir from prison, the book starts in 1975 with his graduation from elementary school and initiation into the Crips. His initiation included a brutal beating from fellow Crips members, which immediately followed his first gang shooting against the Bloods. At the age of thirteen, Kody Scott earned the nickname…

    • 1123 Words
    • 5 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Better Essays

    however, the black community all heard lies and false hopes from Delaney’s mouth. Delaney tried as much as he could to uphold the law and maintain order in society in a diplomatic way. This would mean the Delaney uses a mild version of the functionalist perspective. Delaney’s diplomatic-functionalist ways only got him so far as many of the gang members he attempted to negotiate with and persuade also heard lies and false hopes. So this way was effective, but to a point. There were two prime…

    • 1833 Words
    • 8 Pages
    Better Essays
  • Previous
    Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 19