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by Storm
September 20th, 2004, 3:59 am
Forum: The Prison Industrial Complex
Topic: Tamms Supermax
Replies: 1
Views: 1775

Tamms Supermax

I'm hearing a LOT about Tamms in Ill. aparently it's where they send 'the worst of the worst' - including people who are suspected of having gang ties.....I'm mostly hearing second third hand rumour - anyone know anything concreate?

Storm
by Storm
September 20th, 2004, 3:52 am
Forum: Europe (Western)
Topic: England gangs
Replies: 105
Views: 18215

Re: Gangs in England

I come into London on a train on a morning and around the Finsbury park bridges there's Graffiti gone up claiming Crips and Crip membership.
by Storm
September 20th, 2004, 3:23 am
Forum: Race and Ethnicity, Racial Relations & Racism
Topic: Your race
Replies: 203
Views: 24542

Re: Your race

white and English
by Storm
August 29th, 2004, 9:42 am
Forum: The Prison Industrial Complex
Topic: why is the chief of police coming down so hard on gangs ?
Replies: 13
Views: 2355

Re: why is the chief of police coming down so hard on gangs

I just returned from the U.K. I ws surprised to see all the camara's everywhere. A definite increase since my last visit. Common - to head off topic slightly - depends when (roughly) you were here last - after the Good Friday agreement they began to scale down some of the surveilance - and then it ...
by Storm
August 29th, 2004, 9:30 am
Forum: The Prison Industrial Complex
Topic: State Prison or Federal Prison
Replies: 6
Views: 2809

State Prison or Federal Prison

Hi,
I'm trying to work out the US prison system ( wish me luck) - what's the difference between a State Prison and a Federal one - and what/who decides which one you end up in?

Any assistance greatfuly recieved #grins#
Thanks
Storm
by Storm
August 29th, 2004, 2:34 am
Forum: Race and Ethnicity, Racial Relations & Racism
Topic: What Have You Done To Support Reparations?
Replies: 99
Views: 13325

Re: What Have You Done To Support Reparations?

...i am scottish and irish, i want reperations for the way MY PEOPLE were treated by the english! I agree. The long shank was an evil man. As I walked through Conwy Castle a few weeks ago, all I could think of was the people he threw in the tower to rot. If you go back through history even the Engl...
by Storm
August 24th, 2004, 12:21 pm
Forum: Race and Ethnicity, Racial Relations & Racism
Topic: RAPE AND FAMOUS BLACK MEN !!!
Replies: 18
Views: 2800

Re: RAPE AND FAMOUS BLACK MEN !!!

THIS TOPIC WAS SUPPOSE TO BE ABOUT RAPE AND BLACK MEN, NOT POLITICS. NO NEED TO PREACH TO ME ABOUT SOMETHING I HAVE NO INTEREST IN. But sometimes isn't convicting a black guy of rape a 'political' decision? At risk of sounding like something out of 'to kill a mocking bird' - when you have a white f...
by Storm
August 24th, 2004, 12:06 pm
Forum: Music and News
Topic: What was 2pac best album??
Replies: 49
Views: 9210

Re: What was 2pac best album??

I must admit my choice tends to vary on what mood I'm in - but I got the '2pac Live' CD and it could have been better

( though I may be honest it may just be 'cause I'm used to studio stuff)
by Storm
August 23rd, 2004, 11:26 am
Forum: The Prison Industrial Complex
Topic: STANLEY "TOOKIE" WILLIAMS (1953 - 2005)
Replies: 28
Views: 6699

Re: Tookie

I know most people are probably aware of this but thought I'd post it incase.

http://www.petitiononline.com/stw4804/petition.html

(link to the 'save Tookie' petition asking the Govenor for clemency )

Shadow
by Storm
August 23rd, 2004, 11:23 am
Forum: Film, TV, Footage, Documentaries & Video Games
Topic: Hard time replying/posting, only type one letter at a time
Replies: 14
Views: 2700

Re: Hard time replying/posting, only type one letter at a ti

Every letter or number I input is followed by an error message. It's more annoying than anything else, at least I can post. thats what happened too me. to stop it go to where it says 'Tools' at the top of the internet box, after you click on that it will have some differnet options click on the bot...
by Storm
August 22nd, 2004, 7:46 am
Forum: Open Section for Other Random Topics & Controverisal issues
Topic: THE MASONS
Replies: 36
Views: 13345

Re: THE MASONS

The 'Freemasons' are a 'secret' society - rather than a gang.


http://www.masonicinfo.com/famous.htm

http://www.freedomdomain.com/freemason.html
by Storm
August 21st, 2004, 11:56 am
Forum: Film, TV, Footage, Documentaries & Video Games
Topic: GRAND THEFT AUTO: SAN ANDREAS
Replies: 348
Views: 90534

Re: GRAND THEFT AUTO: SAN ANDREAS

I'm not sure why they decided 2 include 2pac, Easy-E and Missy Elliot unless they are trying 2 draw in the hip hop market.

http://www.streethop.com/rapnews/GTA:_S ... ties/3048/
by Storm
August 21st, 2004, 3:57 am
Forum: Europe (Western)
Topic: England gangs
Replies: 105
Views: 18215

Re: Gangs in England

m Last Updated: Friday, 20 August, 2004, 14:34 GMT 15:34 UK Pub-goers facing 'Burberry' ban Two Leicester pubs have banned drinkers wearing several brands of designer clothing to crack down on violence. The Parody and Varsity have introduced strict clothing rules and banned brands including Stone Is...
by Storm
August 20th, 2004, 4:50 am
Forum: Music and News
Topic: Is 213 Back?
Replies: 6
Views: 1211

Re: Is 213 Back?

If anyone feels like eductating the British (and I apologise for having to ask) - does 213 actually stand for anything or is it 'just' a number?

Thanks
Storm
by Storm
August 20th, 2004, 3:08 am
Forum: Music and News
Topic: Yo was 2Pac a blood?
Replies: 92
Views: 21031

Re: Yo was 2Pac a blood?

FIRST OFF PAC WASNT TRYIN 2 FIT IN with SUGE. HE HUNG AROUND SUGE A BIT 2 MUCH, MORE THAN WHAT HE SHOULD OF. NOW PAC WASNT A BLOOD, BUT HE WAS KNOWN 4 KICKIN IT with LUEDERS PARK MOB (WEST COVINA MOB). SUGE ALSO HUNG with THE MOB. M.O.B. DO STAND 4 MONEY OVER B****ES, BUT IT ALSO STAND 4 THE MOB. S...
by Storm
August 20th, 2004, 12:30 am
Forum: Gang Questions, Info & News - General - U.S.A.
Topic: How is Italian Mafia less visable than Bloods & Crips?
Replies: 8
Views: 2995

Re: I`m confused as too

Probably because the mafia dont 'advertise' i.e. Graffiti and tend to avoid the media. You only hear about them for suspected hits or if someone get's caught. They're also organised differently from the L.A. Gangs - and arguments tend not to be about physical 'turf' more about who is moving in on an...
by Storm
August 19th, 2004, 2:40 am
Forum: Prevention, Intervention, Education and Awareness
Topic: Homeboy Industry Shootings???
Replies: 7
Views: 961

Re: Homeboy Industry Shootings???

Yo they shot them 2 vatos because they were remove'n them tags that gangs be puttn up. It aint like the dude was just walkn down teh street n boom fu-- em hes dead cause hes "tryn to get his act together" nah not at all. Hell if someone takes down my graff n i catch em ima tell up streigh...
by Storm
August 19th, 2004, 12:38 am
Forum: Race and Ethnicity, Racial Relations & Racism
Topic: Setting The Record Staight on Race
Replies: 40
Views: 6117

Re: Setting The Record Staight on Race

If we're all African in origin, then doesn't it follow that attacking whites is attacking fellow Africans? You can't make an argument for racial superiority, then fall back on we're all the same because we're all African. Invincible - aren't gang feud's (often)attacking fellow Africans - as are the...
by Storm
August 19th, 2004, 12:05 am
Forum: Race and Ethnicity, Racial Relations & Racism
Topic: Interracial Dating or Marriage
Replies: 350
Views: 46942

Re: Interracial Dating or Marriage

Just because you prefer one race over another doesn't make you racist. We are attracted to whom we are attracted to. Nothing is going to change that. You could be with someone for showcase reason's but you may not be happy. Common - I agree with you on that one, what I was asking (very badly) is th...
by Storm
August 18th, 2004, 8:58 am
Forum: Open Section for Other Random Topics & Controverisal issues
Topic: Is America responsible for all the Middle East problems?
Replies: 64
Views: 9658

Re: Is America responsible for all the Middle East problems?

muslims and jews are been at war for a long time....in my opinon their will never be peace between those two...i never figured out why the us tries to make have peace...i figure because they're on good terms with israel and the middle east has the oil.....but this is juss my opinoin The US 'possibl...
by Storm
August 18th, 2004, 6:05 am
Forum: Race and Ethnicity, Racial Relations & Racism
Topic: Setting The Record Staight on Race
Replies: 40
Views: 6117

Re: Setting The Record Staight on Race

To throw my 2 pence worth in m DNA can be used to understand the evolution of modern humans, trace migrations of people, identify individuals, and determine the origins of domestic plants and animals. DNA analysis, as one scholar put it, is "the greatest archaeological excavation of all time.&q...
by Storm
August 18th, 2004, 3:44 am
Forum: Race and Ethnicity, Racial Relations & Racism
Topic: Interracial Dating or Marriage
Replies: 350
Views: 46942

Re: Interracial Dating or Marriage

Storm: That's exactly what I was referring to Asians of Indian and Pakistan descent. That's why I was so fascinated. The further out of London the less I saw it, except for Coventry for some reason. Then again, it could have been because I just wasn't around at the right time. I think it seems to d...
by Storm
August 18th, 2004, 12:40 am
Forum: Music and News
Topic: Shyne
Replies: 34
Views: 5042

Re: Shyne

Looks like he may be about to get into more trouble.... Story below from CNN. Jailed rapper's phone privileges revoked Shyne's album recently released Tuesday, August 17, 2004 Posted: 10:29 AM EDT ALBANY, New York (AP) -- Jailed rapper Shyne, who signed a $3 million record deal and recorded part of ...
by Storm
August 16th, 2004, 6:33 am
Forum: Music and News
Topic: DID Harry Billups shoot BIG?
Replies: 7
Views: 2119

Re: Other possibility

^^yea but why did puffy kill big jake?? what waz the reason?? true man, i wana know that. thats how the WEST AND EAST beef started. its part of history. can anyone answer that? oh, and did PUFFY KILL "Big Jake" or did PUFFY SET IT UP ?? But if Puffy set up Big Jake - then how come he's st...
by Storm
August 16th, 2004, 6:00 am
Forum: Music and News
Topic: sUGe DID IT...
Replies: 17
Views: 3419

Re: sUGe DID IT...

Sounds like someone's been reading 'LAbyrinth' by Randall Sullivan. I tend to take a lot of the stuff sourrounding 'Pac's death as conspiricy theories but Biggie's mum thinks enough of the Cop involved to have a case going through the courts based on the evidence that is used in the book re the deat...
by Storm
August 16th, 2004, 5:26 am
Forum: Music and News
Topic: THE GREATEST OF ALL TIME
Replies: 70
Views: 6602

Re: THE GREATEST OF ALL TIME

My 'personal' greatest is 'Pac - for his lyrics and the fact he could make you feel it, he was a great lyricist and storyteller as well as having the delivery. I admit I hadn't heard Big Pun (but will check it out) . I do give B.I.G his props but to quote a previous poster 'Pac was on a whole 'nothe...
by Storm
August 16th, 2004, 12:45 am
Forum: Race and Ethnicity, Racial Relations & Racism
Topic: Interracial Dating or Marriage
Replies: 350
Views: 46942

Re: Interracial Dating or Marriage

Well that's kool Michelledope. What other races have you dated? When I was in London 3 weeks ago.. there were so many different types of ethnic groups that's not so common in California. Is there much mixing in the U.K.? I saw a few African nationals with English women. One of my boyfriend's was ha...
by Storm
August 14th, 2004, 1:27 pm
Forum: Music and News
Topic: Deathrow Records - Bloods & Crips
Replies: 40
Views: 9410

Re: Deathrow Records - Bloods & Crips

dresta dre... and simon ain't smokin' no one!! he got peoples to do it for him... simon. hmm....his real name:?: simon = $uge knight If you check the sleeve notes on some of 'Pac's CD's especialy '7 day theory' used 2 credit exec producer as 'Simon' suge's 1st name is Marion. But his dog was called...
by Storm
August 13th, 2004, 5:37 am
Forum: Europe (Western)
Topic: Ghetto Boys in South London
Replies: 31
Views: 18834

Re: Ghetto crew

i know what u mean, there are tons of gangs in south london, but there mostly kids between 13 to 19. do u think that it will ever get as bad as L.A? Naw , it never gonn be as bad as in LA in entire Europe , simply due to the restrictions on guns and the different social structure . I dont know - th...
by Storm
August 13th, 2004, 5:28 am
Forum: Europe (Western)
Topic: Scotland gangs
Replies: 97
Views: 29863

Re: Scotland

lucky for themselves that they dont have Access to Guns.. Despite the UK gun laws being quite strict guns are begining to get more common out here - possibly (and this is just a theory) a lot of the guns from the Irish 'conflict'/'situation'/latest word of the week have got to go somewhere now that...
by Storm
August 13th, 2004, 4:45 am
Forum: Open Section for Other Random Topics & Controverisal issues
Topic: Will the real Michael Moore please stand up
Replies: 3
Views: 1444

Re: Will the real Michael Moore please stand up

But also refers anyone who emails him to http://www.booksforsoldiers.com - has a button for them on his site - and donates a huge amount of stuff to the US military - books, DVD's etc

(before I hit the flame war - I'm English - so playing devil's advocate)

Storm
by Storm
August 13th, 2004, 3:00 am
Forum: Graffiti, Tattoos & Fashion
Topic: 187 um- can somebody explain what this means?
Replies: 24
Views: 8624

Re: 187 um- can somebody explain what this means?

[/quote]187=murder[/quote]

I have looked for the answer to this one and couldn't find it ( if it's on here somewhere already my apologies) but for the Brit at the back
why/how does 187 = murder?

Storm

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