After reading the autobiography of Sonny Barger, founder of the Oakland Hells Angels chapter, and spending time poking around the websites of the HAMC umbrella organization and the various chapters, Ive noticed that some chapters use the word Nomads in their nameIn fact, according to Bargers book, the Oakland group used that designation for its first year or two of existenceCan
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FWIW, Wikipedia says a Nomad is a member whos authorized by the regional, national, or world leadership of a club to inspect local chapters, enforce rules, and basically ensure that the clubs ideals are being lived up toIm pretty sure this article wasnt up when I opened this threadWhile I dont think this explanation is correct in every instance, it does make sense.