The gang life is very prominent in Los Angeles. Some reasons for this is because of it's close proximity to the Mexican border. This brings some of the drug violence there to the United States. Another reason is just that with such a large population there is bound to be violence.
east los angeles
Blood in blood out
Street style of LA
I love their hair and outfits.
Who remembers Teen Angel magazine ? U member...
photographer unknown, Rudy Medina, Teresa Covarrubias and Sid Medina. East Los Angeles, CA, ca. 1983. Courtesy of Teresa Covarrubias.