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Sicilian Mafia – Part Five

Over the decades, the Sicilian Mafia has seen its fair share of ups and downs.  Massive government crackdowns, whether by Mussolini or by later democratic authorities have resulted in the arrest and imprisonment of thousands, effectively destroying the enterprises.  When … Continue reading

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Mafia History – Introduction

Mafia organisations and similar groups that could be included in that term exist in almost every country around the world.  Even in the most unlikely places such as North Korea or Burma, we could term elements of the security services … Continue reading

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