The blood gang was also founded in LA and wear the signature red color. They are widely known for the rivalry with the Crips. Their
In the 1960s Raymond Washinton and several other Crips confronted Sylvester Scott and Benson Owens, students at Centennial High School in Compton. The attack established the Piru street-gang, the first "Bloods" street gang. Membership soon rose dramatically as did the number of states in which they were present. These increases were primarily driven by profits from crack cocaine distribution. The huge profits allowed members to relocate in other cities and states. Each set has its own leader and generally operates independently from the others.
The street gang life that was lived in previous years has taken a backseat to the social media beef that exist today.
Rapper Killer Mike, has a unique perspective and encourages the opportunities for the bloods to engage in other business ventures.
The men have been encouraged to give back more to the community that may have been harmed during the groups days of crack distribution.
The taste of Blood Cola not only leaves you feeling nostalgic but the classic, intense cola taste awakens a sense of pride for those who have fought the battle.