Civil War Jesse James fought the Jayhawkers from Lawrence, Ks. Kansas was a free state where many Black families moved to be safe. Part of Missouri was for slave owners - mostly in the southern part and the northern Missourians generally went with the Abolitionists. James gang fought for the south.
Thanks to threats from BGF (Black Guerrilla Family) militants (think the NBPP but with less whimsy & lower quality ink work) to massacre on duty police officers, the Police Union sent out a memo last week compelling all of their members to wear Kevlar at all times. The memo reads as follows: Please WEAR your VESTS and carry your firearm off-duty along with additional magazines. Your priority is to go home at the end of your tour! (12/8/14)
10 Worst Prisons in the World—5 Are American: San Quentin State Prison, Marin, CA. San Quentin State Prison in Marin County, California, is a hotbed of prison gang activity and California's only death row for men. The Black Guerrilla Family was founded there in 1966 and the Aryan Brotherhood in 1967. Gangs are subdivided by race and region. Not being affiliated with a gang is dangerous, according to an MSNBC look inside the prison.