Jerry Langton is a veteran journalist whose paintings has seemed within the Toronto Star, The Globe and Mail, Maclean’s, Daily News (New York) and plenty of different publications.
Showdown tells the interior tale of the road warfare among Canada’s such a lot violent biker gangs—the Outlaws and the Hells Angels. as soon as bikers who rode jointly, Mario Parente and Walter Stadnick at the moment are mortal enemies embroiled in a bloody turf warfare over the profitable drug, prostitution and vice markets in Ontario’s Golden Horseshoe.
Walter Stadnick isn't really an impressive guy. At five-foot-four, his face and hands scarred via hearth in a bike coincidence, he wouldn't come to mind as chief of Canada’s such a lot infamous biker gang, the Hells Angels. yet not just did he lead the Angels throughout the violent struggle with their opponents, the Rock desktop, in Montreal within the nineties, Stadnick additionally observed a chance to develop the Hells Angels right into a nationwide legal gang. Fallen Angel information one man’s inconceivable upward push to energy in a single of the world’s such a lot violent businesses, whereas laying off mild on how this enigmatic and unsafe biker gang operated and why it is still so powerful.
The individuals of Mexico’s drug cartels are one of the felony underworld’s so much bold and ruthless marketers. Supplanting the once-dominant Colombian cartels, the Mexican drug cartels at the moment are the first vendors of heroin and cocaine into the U.S. and Canada. In Gangland, bestselling writer Jerry Langton information their scary stranglehold at the economic system and way of life of Mexico at the present time and what it portends for the way forward for Mexico and its neighbours.