Examples Of Gangsterism In The Great Gatsby

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Chances are, a considerable amount of our nation is unaware of how the United States was impacted by the Prohibition Era in the 1920’s and how people in that time took the opportunity to make mass amounts of money. F. Scott Fitzgerald represents through the works of the Great Gatsby how society was changed by gangsterism in the 1920’s. Organized crime is a high end business run by criminals who aim to engage in illegal activity, most commonly for money and profit. Including racketeering, the impact of the committed illegal actions and crime. Fitzgerald was inspired by the unethical actions of organized crime in the 20’s which can be seen through the actions of Jay Gatsby and Meyer Wolfsheim. Throughout the book there are multiple examples of

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