Kickin’ it old school with old school names

Good day Chicago and the world.  The old schoolers have spoken and have let me know it is difficult to surf through this site to find any given organization because of the overabundance of prefixes (Insane, Almighty, Maniac etc…).  It has to be understood that these prefixes are very important …

New book

Good day Chicago area and the entire world – You may have noticed several updates recently.  Well I came across some good info recently that ended up effecting the history of several nations and the formation of the Folk Nation alliance.  I will continue to do updates as they come …

The Slums of Chicago

Good day Chicago and the world.  Many of you hear about how tough and dangerous the streets of Chicago are, you may also hear about or witness the ran down slum areas of Chicago.  Many out there think it is the people that live in those neighborhoods that allow the …

Relaunch!

  Good morning Chicagoland and the world! Chicago Gang History has gone through a massive revamp that has been a work in progress since May.  Some of you may have tried to contact me through the contact form and have received an annoying rejection message that basically said you were …

The American Dream

The American dream; white picket fences, gardens with blooming flowers, fresh cut green grass, friendly neighbors, a cozy home with a garage for the family automobile(s), children able to focus on sports, cheer leading and school gossip, streets remain clean of crime and drugs and other undesirables, yes this is …

Respect Your Sources

As a reminder, I only use names and go into details about gang related activity only if it is documented in a court case or in a newspaper article which is PUBLIC INFORMATION, the sources of where I got the info are cited within the histories so you can see …

New Interalliance Gang War Info

Good day Chicago gang history readers. A big update was made recently detailing the exact years and incidences that started many Folk nation interalliance gang wars back in the 1980s. I had some wrong dates but now those are corrected thanks to court documents. Updates have been made on the …

Chicago’s Most Gangster Hoods

I have written about 56 of the 77 Chicago neighborhoods but left out 21 of them, the reason why is because those 21 neighborhoods do not have a significant enough gang history throughout the 19th and 20th centuries due to a lack of poverty, strong community ties and being consistently …