Always Running: La Vida Loca Gang Days in L.A Study Guide

Always Running: La Vida Loca Gang Days in L.A

Always Running: La Vida Loca Gang Days in L.A by Luis J. Rodriguez

Always Running: La Vida Loca Gang Days in L.A. is an autobiographical work by Luis J. Rodriguez published in 1992. Rodriguez tells of his life while in a street gang in East Los Angeles. The book discusses Rodriguez's immigration to the United States and the poverty and hardships he faced in L.A. He also discusses how racism, oppression, lack of opportunity and poverty promote and worsen gang activity and violence in the city.

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