By Yourself Hustler Crips (BYHC), also known as the Selfish Gang as well as the By Yourself Gangster Crips (BYGC), due to their affiliation with the Gangster Crips are primarily as an African-American street gang based on the West Side of Los Angeles, California.
They were very active throughout the 1990s, with cliques and subsets in the Faircrest Heights, Miracle Mile and in the Palms area of L.A. They fall under the Hustler Crips umbrella, which include gangs such as the Hard Time Hustler Crips and the Eastside Hustler Crips.
In The News
On August 25, 1993, 20-year-old Philip Woldemariam, an active member of the By Yourself Hustler Crips was gunned down by the bodyguard of famous recording artist Snoop Doggy Dogg (born Calvin Cordozar Broadus). However, the rapper and his former bodyguard were acquitted of murder charges by a jury, in 1996.
Allies And Rivals
The By Yourself Hustler Crips past allies consisted of the 43 Gangster Crips and the 42 Gangster Crips (40 Gangster Crips. Their rivals include the Venice Shoreline Crips and the Rollin 60s Neighborhood Crips as well as the Blastin Fools Gangster Crips, a street gang located in West Los Angeles.
This article has been cited by the following publications. This list is generated based on data provided by CrossRef.
Sambanis, Nicholas Germann, Micha and Schädel, Andreas 2018. SDM: A New Data Set on Self-determination Movements with an Application to the Reputational Theory of Conflict. Journal of Conflict Resolution, Vol. 62, Issue. 3, p. 656.
Cortés, Francisco Salvador Barroso and Merheb-Ghanem, Céline 2018. Post-Conflict Power-Sharing Agreements. p. 125.
Florea, Adrian 2017. De Facto States: Survival and Disappearance (1945–2011). International Studies Quarterly, Vol. 61, Issue. 2, p. 337.
Shelef, Nadav G. and Zeira, Yael 2017. Recognition Matters!. Journal of Conflict Resolution, Vol. 61, Issue. 3, p. 537.
Csergő, Zsuzsa Roseberry, Philippe and Wolff, Stefan 2017. Institutional Outcomes of Territorial Contestation: Lessons from Post-Communist Europe, 1989–2012. Publius: The Journal of Federalism, Vol. 47, Issue. 4, p. 491.
Woldemariam, Michael and Young, Alden 2016. After the Split: Partition, Successor States, and the Dynamics of War in the Horn of Africa. Journal of Strategic Studies, p. 1.
Ray, Subhasish 2016. Sooner or later. Journal of Peace Research, Vol. 53, Issue. 6, p. 800.
Anderson, Liam 2016. Ethnofederalism and the Management of Ethnic Conflict: Assessing the Alternatives: Table 1. Publius: The Journal of Federalism, Vol. 46, Issue. 1, p. 1.
Klašnja, Marko and Novta, Natalija 2016. Segregation, Polarization, and Ethnic Conflict. Journal of Conflict Resolution, Vol. 60, Issue. 5, p. 927.
Edwards, Benjamin and Yilmaz, Serdar 2016. Decentralization as a Post-Conflict Stabilization Tool: The Case of Sierra Leone. Public Administration and Development, Vol. 36, Issue. 5, p. 347.
Gurses, Mehmet 2015. Transnational Ethnic Kin and Civil War Outcomes. Political Research Quarterly, Vol. 68, Issue. 1, p. 142.
CEDERMAN, LARS-ERIK HUG, SIMON SCHÄDEL, ANDREAS and WUCHERPFENNIG, JULIAN 2015. Territorial Autonomy in the Shadow of Conflict: Too Little, Too Late?. American Political Science Review, Vol. 109, Issue. 02, p. 354.
de Montclos, Marc-Antoine 2014. The (de)Militarization of Humanitarian Aid: A Historical Perspective. Humanities, Vol. 3, Issue. 4, p. 232.
Florea, Adrian 2014. De Facto States in International Politics (1945–2011): A New Data Set. International Interactions, Vol. 40, Issue. 5, p. 788.
Weidmann, Nils B. and Salehyan, Idean 2013. Violence and Ethnic Segregation: A Computational Model Applied to Baghdad. International Studies Quarterly, Vol. 57, Issue. 1, p. 52.
Gurses, Mehmet and Rost, Nicolas 2013. Sustaining the peace after ethnic civil wars. Conflict Management and Peace Science, Vol. 30, Issue. 5, p. 469.
Jenne, Erin K. 2012. When Will We Part with Partition Theory? Flawed Premises and Improbable Longevity of the Theory of Ethnic Partition. Ethnopolitics, Vol. 11, Issue. 3, p. 255.
Pape, Robert A. 2012. When Duty Calls: A Pragmatic Standard of Humanitarian Intervention. International Security, Vol. 37, Issue. 1, p. 41.
Florea, Adrian 2012. Where Do We Go from Here? Conceptual, Theoretical, and Methodological Gaps in the Large-N Civil War Research Program1. International Studies Review, Vol. 14, Issue. 1, p. 78.
JHA, SAUMITRA and WILKINSON, STEVEN 2012. Does Combat Experience Foster Organizational Skill? Evidence from Ethnic Cleansing during the Partition of South Asia. American Political Science Review, Vol. 106, Issue. 04, p. 883.
Download full list