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Listener call in # (718) 508-9124 For past shows visit http://www.gangresearch.org The Gang Research and Intervention show dives head first into the secret world of Gangs and gang culture in the Greater Los Angeles area. On this show we discuss topics such as sociopolitical ostracism or perceived ostracism by the communities in which gangs are rampant, Intervention strategies (what works, what doesn't), the history of gangs, gang related legislation such as the STEP Act and migration patterns of some of the worlds most notorious gangs. The discussions are open and the forum is not too narrow - We discuss gangs and all of the possible reason why gangs may exist in Los Angeles and across the country. Join us in this community based discussion which includes Police, Activists, Gang Members, Researchers and members of Non Profit Organizations. Watch feathers get ruffled, voices get raised and the conversation heat up. Get ready to be shocked - and be ready to shock our audience with your comments.

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In America around the late 1960s, graffiti was used as a form of expression by political activists, and also by gangs such as the Savage Skulls, La Familia, and Savage Nomads to mark territory. Towards the end of the 1960s, the... more

This radio show episode will discuss the formation of the Bloods and Crips in America, the reasons behind their formation and possible solutions to the violence. Politics, Law Enforcement and Education will be main topics of... more

Prepare to be shocked. LA Gangs have taken over the country. Gangs are ruining lives by perpetrating violence, committing murder, selling drugs and destroying property thus lowering the quality of life for many citizens trapped in this world... more
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