Unformatted text preview: The Vice Lords judge one another in terms of soul. Brotherhood Ideology: The spirit of brotherhood is also important. Drinking wine is an important shared social experience for the group. Each person contributes what money he has for a "bottle." Each then gets an equal amount regardless of how much money he puts in. Drinking wine reinforces the brotherhood . Game Ideology: In "game ideology" the gang member attempts to manipulate other gang members by playing games . Manipulating others through games is a significant part of the Vice Lords life. Such games may include hustling money from strangers. A "light weight" game player may simply ask for money. More than likely he gets turned down. A "heavy" on the other hand may concoct a story that another street gang is going to jump the stranger. There for the stranger should pay protection money to the "lords...
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- Fall '10
- Sociology, Gang, Prison gang, Vice Lords, Vice Lords R. Lincoln Keiser