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Gang

An organized group (often rather small) of persons with a common identity. The term is usually used to describe organized crime groups, especially those run by racial and ethnic minorities. As with most organized crime groups, gangs have symbols, rituals and are generally involved in drug trafficking and other illegal activities. Gangs and other organized crime groups pose a significant and persistent problem for law enforcement. See also: RICO.
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As a photojournalist for Life magazine for more than 20 years, Parks gained national acclaim for his intimate portrayals of Harlem gang warfare, the Black Panthers, Malcolm X, and the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr.
The most widely whispered theory, besides the belief that this was a CCP-ordered execution, is that Leung was the victim of criminal gang warfare.
stirs up controversy like his idols Bruce La Bruce and Guy Maddin with this look at gang warfare on the streets of Winnipeg.
It's hard to take when I'm mentioned as the reason for gang warfare and pitch invasions.
The author is not talking of gang warfare, for example, of other forms of violence or bullying among the young themselves--a desperately serious issue that warrants grave concern--but of civility towards the old.
The number of shooting incidents in Japan in the first half of this year declined 43 from a year ago to 88 due to a de-escalation of gang warfare, the National Police Agency said Thursday.
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He chose the topic of African boy soldiers and melds it with teenage gang warfare on European (and American) urban streets.
Let me count the ways: three witches in "Macbeth" alone; teen suicide and gang warfare in "Romeo and Juliet"; interracial dating in "Othello"; and all kinds of racy stuff in those so-called "comedies" of his.
Our modern barbarism, the product of corruption, gang warfare and tribal or ethnic conflicts, is analogous.
A greater cause is a deadly mix of gang warfare, drug trafficking, and conflict between right-wing militias and left-wing guerrillas that produces more than 30,000 violent deaths a year.
Most of the graffiti that mars contemporary American landscape - both urban and rural - contain messages of hatred, racism, and gang warfare.