TITLE

Gate Crashers

AUTHOR(S)
Stossel, Scott
PUB. DATE
August 1999
SOURCE
New Republic;08/30/99, Vol. 221 Issue 9, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the reaction of residents of the Country Club of Louisiana, a gated community in Baton Rouge, to the arrival of rap musician C-Murder. Information about other black rappers, including Master P, who have moved into the predominantly white community, and their reasons; Report that the Country Club, with its round-the-clock security force and aggressive landscaping requirements, has striven to keep out not just the criminal elements but also society's undesirable cultural influences; Comment on erosion of community resistance.
ACCESSION #
2155876

 

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