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2021-03-26T16:43:25-04:00Fellow Inmates, Race|

A Primer On “White Power” Gangs in Prison

When you’re white and you end up in California’s prison system, you have to join a white power gang. You don’t have a choice if you want to survive. The gang will protect you from trouble, as long as you’re white and don’t have a bad “jacket” (meaning you have a sex offender charge, a reputation for being a rat, or a few other things).