The Mafia In The 1920's

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The Mafia was an Italian organization in the 1920's. It was a crime network expanding across multiple states across the Us. It rose to power through an illegal liquor trade in a period when liquor was prohibited. The mafia was involved in drug trafficking and gambling. For example, if you owned a store, the Mafia would ask for twenty percent of all profit. If you refused you would simply get shot and your business destroyed. The Mafia brought rise to characters such as AL Capone. The Mafia bribed police and ran through bootlegging and multiple criminal expertise. Many people had no choice to join the mafia. They were in poverty and needed jobs. They had no choice but to prey on their own
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