Another example of a street organization from Chicago expanding into other things… coincidence? I think not….
Inspired by the Black Panthers, the Young Lords was a Chicago street gang-turned-national political and social action organization fighting for the liberation, self-determination and justice of Puerto Ricans, Latinxs and Third World people in the late 1960s to the mid-1970s. The members were largely the children of Puerto Rican migrants, a growing population in barrios across the Northeast who journeyed to the United States mainland in search of economic and housing opportunities. Instead of possibility, they saw poverty, discrimination, and exploitation. Continue reading
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Sadly this doesn’t surprise me with coward ass CPD….
A new surveillance video shows Chicago police officers push and drag a student down a set of stairs at Marshall High School on the West Side before punching her and shocking her with a stun gun multiple times. Continue reading
So much for a potentially good cop….. but if he was good IMO he’d have leaked all kind of info to the public…..
The cases of police brutality have seen a lot of flags burning, a lot of people shouting, and a lot of streets marched on – seeking justice.
Those who now exist only in pictures, have one thing in common – they were black. And they suffered for it.
But recent stories of cover-ups from the side of the police have also come to light. Continue reading
Chicago’s finest doin what they do…
In the fourth mass exoneration of its kind in less than two years, 14 people are expected to have drug charges against them dropped Monday morning, the legal team behind the exonerations announced Sunday. Continue reading
an old article but it shows how the Chicago machine kept the an organization from legitimizing itself like the Irish and Italian mobs before it…. and don’t forget the Jewish mob…
Ever since he read Boss, Larry Hoover knew he wanted to mold his street gang into a political organization like the old Daley Machine. He’s still in jail, but 21st Century V.O.T.E. is ready to roll. Continue reading