Bastard of the Party Essay

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Bastards of the Party The Bastards of the Party documentary was based upon the Crips and the Bloods who are the bastard offspring of the political parties such as the 1960’s. The Great Migration occurred upon African-American migrating from the south in order to escape racism and prejudice in the south as well as to seek industrial jobs. There was a train that would stop through every town but blacks could only depart at Central Avenue. We as blacks were limited to certain neighborhoods and places we could live and go for entertainment. The 1960’s or 1970’s is when gangs were originated. Gangs became a formation of protection against racial crimes being committed by whites. There were quite a few popular gangs such as the Slausons,…show more content…
This can lead you to accept anything and self-destruction. We can try to break the cycle by calling each other by our real names instead of nick names which doesn’t have anything to do with the real you. In 1948, lynching became a part of police brutality. They stereotype blacks as animals instead of humans. African-Americans had no rights or equality as whites did. Police consider white kids who committed crime were misguided but black children at the age of 14 to 15 were already hardcore criminals. In 1965, the blacks became brothers and fought back for their community by trying to drive out the LAPD. The Black Panthers was a national organization created in 1966. This organization represented the African-Americans protection among their neighborhoods from police brutality. They brought resources to the community such as free clinics and free lunch at school. In 1967, Bunchy Carter was known as a true hero to his people. He would hold meetings and try an influence the people by knowledge of history. Carter was a member of the Slauson who reflected a mirror of the ghetto. He was courageous, intelligent and quite political man. April 4, 1968 Martin Luther King was killed which was a tragedy. The US and Black Panthers organizations had different philopsy which made them clash among one another. The Counter Intel program intercepted between the two organizations by conducting projects such giving the media false reports
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