Are Gangs A Problem To The Comunity
By: Daniel Zamora
Why do gangs kill people
Why do teens join gangs?
Another reason why teens join gangs is to feel protected from other gang members.
For example those teens who have been abused join gangs to feel powerful enough to pick on others or feel like a bigger person they never were.
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