Jesse and Frank James (the James brothers) were two of the most famous outlaws known to the American west. They hailed from Missouri. Frank lived from 1843-1915 and Jesse from 1847-1882. They had long careers as robbers and murderers. The boys were sympathetic to the Southern cause during the Civil War. Frank joined William Clarke Quantrill's band of guerrillas known as Quantrill's Raiders which operated on the Kansas-Missouri border. It was there that Frank befriended Cole Younger…
George Lester Jackson (September 23, 1941 – August 21, 1971) was an African-American left-wing activist, Marxist, author, a member of the Black Panther Party, and co-founder of the Black Guerrilla Family while incarcerated.
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.
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.
George ‘Conrad’ JacksonThe Black Guerrilla Family Prison gang that help give birth to the crips and blood gangs was formed by George Jackson of South side of Chicago….In 1966…tried to break out of prison twice….Once killing the judge at court…and once taking over the whole prison killing over 5 prison guards before being killed himself.
New York City Police NYPD officers do not face a credible threat from the fictitious Black Guerrilla Family “at this time,” says a department spokesman.’ There is no credible threat that members of a militant gang allegedly known as “Ten Black Guerrilla Family” are planning attacks on NYPD cops, officials said Sunday.