TITLE

Boyz on the Rez

AUTHOR(S)
Beiser, Vince
PUB. DATE
July 2000
SOURCE
New Republic;07/10/2000, Vol. 223 Issue 2/3, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on the effect of gangs on Indian communities in the U.S. Escalation of the murder and homicide rate; Prevalence of poverty, alcohol abuse, family dysfunction and the anger of the marginalized Indian reservations; Simulation of the culture of urban counterparts by the Indian gangs; Involvement of the increasing numbers of Native Americans in gang life in big cities; Brutality of the turf wars; Use of the strained resources to fight against youth crime.
ACCESSION #
3287432

 

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