Pretty In…***messymandella***

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WE Were Once Kings And Queens***messymandella*** Keys + Krates

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Swagger Like Us! ***messymandella***Yup


 

 

 

Sista’s With Swag! – ***messymandella***San Fermin – Sonsick – Audiotree Live


 

 

 

The Amazing And Glamourous Joan Smalls***messymandella***

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Vivienne Westwood: Fashion Icon Meets Silk Rhodes!***messymandella***

Granny Westwood Is Not Here For Any Reindeer  Games!

Granny Westwood Is Not Here For Any Reindeer Games!

 

this crow on her head is going to be the death of me

this crow on her head is going to be the death of me

picnic ready

picnic ready

this is why we have problems in pattern rooms

this is why we have problems in pattern rooms

Reversible window drapes -trickery of sorts

Reversible window drapes -trickery of sorts

That is so nice of her to bring the bed spread to compliment her friends window coverings.

That is so nice of her to bring the bed spread to compliment her friends window coverings.

Cats and flowers??? I got nothing...

Cats and flowers??? I got nothing…


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Why the hell are you in gang? Everytime you decide to Crypt walk on stage, or represent your folk nation, you put more little boys in the line of gun fire. They have to prove something to a father figure, when they lack one! You are killing your own people. I am saddened that it is easier to die in your neighborhood, than fighting for our country. When we clap when someone does the Crypt Walk, you are no different from watching a Lynching and clapping. Self destruction mentally is just as bad as destroying someone physically. You can walk around knowing that children are dying and you don’t give a damn! Everytime you put that flag in your pocket or represent your gang, you push yourself further into the 11th realm of Hell.Society we are sending the new generation to the prisons and the graves, before they can graduate from High School.

 

Gang violence statistics

While it is true that gang violence has been decreasing, it still exists.
The Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention in the Department of Justice offers a National Youth Gang Survey.
Some of the results from this survey include the following gang statistics:

100% of cities with a population of more than 250,000 report gang activity.
11% of rural counties report gang activity.
35% of suburban counties report gang activity.

More than half of the homicides reported in Los Angeles, and more than half of the homicides reported in Chicago, are elated to gang violence.

More than 24,500 gangs are active in the U.S.

772,500 people are members of gangs in the U.S.

94% of gang members are male.

Only 2% of gangs are predominantly female.

Only 37% of gang members are under the age of 18 right now.

Gang member ethnicity breaks down this way: 47% Hispanic, 31% African American, 13% white, 7% Asian.

Gang violence costs more than $100 billion a year.

In the end, it is a sobering look at the picture of gang violence.

Even though the crime rate has decreased, and a great deal of progress has been made in terms of education, and providing opportunities for would-be gang members, there are still problems to be improved upon.

Statistics gathered from http://www.teenviolencestatistics.com/content/gang-violence.html