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canoga park alabama street cpa west san fernando - canoga park alabama street is a predominately hispanic street gang in the west san fernando valley in the city of los angeles they are among the valley s oldest street gangs dating back to the 1930s when migrant workers from mexico populated the area, gangs in canada wikipedia - gangs in montreal are mostly caucasian most italian french irish and russian but there are minority gangs which are mostly of jamaican haitian hispanic lebanese asian sri lankan or cambodian descent united smaller street gangs made up of mostly youths are pocketed in different areas of the montreal area particularly in montr al nord st michel parc extension ville saint laurent, society of the united states wikipedia - the society of the united states is based on western culture and has been developing since long before the united states became a country with its own unique social and cultural characteristics such as dialect music arts social habits cuisine folklore etc today the united states of america is an ethnically and racially diverse country as a result of large scale immigration from many, korean americans early history modern era the first - recent immigration in 1965 the u s congress passed the immigration and naturalization act the quota system was replaced with a preference system that gave priority to immigration applications from relatives of u s citizens and from professionals with skills needed by the united states