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The Resource The Almighty Black P Stone Nation : the Rise, Fall, and Resurgence of an American Gang

The Almighty Black P Stone Nation : the Rise, Fall, and Resurgence of an American Gang

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The Almighty Black P Stone Nation : the Rise, Fall, and Resurgence of an American Gang
Title
The Almighty Black P Stone Nation
Title remainder
the Rise, Fall, and Resurgence of an American Gang
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This exposé investigates the evolution of the Almighty Black P Stone Nation, a motley group of poverty-stricken teens transformed into a dominant gang accused of terroristic intentions. Interwoven into the narrative is the dynamic influence of leader Jeff Fort, who--despite his flamboyance and high visibility--instilled a rigid structure and discipline that afforded the young men a refuge and a sense of purpose in an often hopeless community. Details of how the Nation procured government funding for gang-related projects during the War on Poverty era and fueled bonuses and job security for law e
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EBLCP
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Moore, Natalie Y
Dewey number
364.106/60977311
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV6439.U7C436 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Williams, Lance
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  • Black P Stone Nation (Organization)
  • Gangs
  • African Americans
  • Prosecutorial misconduct
  • Black P Stone Nation (Organization)
  • African Americans
  • Gangs
  • Prosecutorial misconduct
  • Illinois
  • United States
Label
The Almighty Black P Stone Nation : the Rise, Fall, and Resurgence of an American Gang
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Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Copyright; Dedication; Acknowledgments; Contents; Introduction; 1 Big Chief and Little Chief; 2 Birth of the Blackstone Rangers; 3 Presbyterian Patrons; 4 1968; 5 Things Fall Apart; 6 Ushering in Islam; 7 Angels of Death; 8 Qaddafi and the Domestic Terrorism Trial; 9 Prosecutorial Misconduct; 10 The Legacy of Terrorism on Street Gangs; 11 The 8-Tray Stones; Sources; Index
Control code
714569583
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (309 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781569768440
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)714569583
Label
The Almighty Black P Stone Nation : the Rise, Fall, and Resurgence of an American Gang
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Copyright; Dedication; Acknowledgments; Contents; Introduction; 1 Big Chief and Little Chief; 2 Birth of the Blackstone Rangers; 3 Presbyterian Patrons; 4 1968; 5 Things Fall Apart; 6 Ushering in Islam; 7 Angels of Death; 8 Qaddafi and the Domestic Terrorism Trial; 9 Prosecutorial Misconduct; 10 The Legacy of Terrorism on Street Gangs; 11 The 8-Tray Stones; Sources; Index
Control code
714569583
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (309 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781569768440
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)714569583

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