Maxime Aurélien is the former leader of les Bélangers, Montreal’s first Haitian street gang. He is the owner of Cash Comptent, a pawn shop and barbershop in Montreal’s east end.
By Maxime Aurélien and Ted Rutland
Forthcoming May 2023
The book provides a social history of Montreal’s first Haitian street gang and the changing city in which it emerged.
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