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The Structure of the Mafia

Each regional Mafia is made up of various Families or gangs. The no. may range from a few to over a 100 depending upon the region. Each Family has separate business dealings and tend to stay out of ..
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Introduction to the Mafia

Today the word “Mafia" is used to refer to almost all groups or gangs involved in organized crime. Originally, Mafia meant an organized criminal organization of Italian, predominantly Sicilian, .
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Divisions of the Mafia

The Mafia is not an actual organization. It has no individual head. Instead, the term “Mafia" refers to the various Families or groups of gangsters involved in organized crime. Most of these ..
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Mafia's Ritual of Induction

The Mafia's Induction ceremony was a well-kept secret for many decades. But the secret was discovered by the general public after some Mafia defectors like Joseph Valachiand Tommaso Buscetta leaked ..
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The Activities of the Mafia

The ultimate aim of the Mafia is to earn money. They achieve this objective by taking part in many illegal enterprises. One of the earliest and most common method which is also the simplest is ..
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Origins of the Mafia

The origins of the Mafia is a highly disputed topic. Many people believe that the Mafia originated in the medieval period. According to them, the Mafia was a secret society sworn to protect the ..
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Mafia's Law of Omerta

Omerta is the Code of silence when dealing with the government. It literally means “manhood" and refers to the idea of a man dealing with his own problems without the help of an law-body, but ..
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Mafia in America

The American Mafia (also known as American Cosa Nostra or Italian-American Mafia) is an Italian American criminal society and offshoot of the Sicilian Mafia. It emerged on the East Coast of the ..
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The Commission of the Mafia in America

The Commission is the governing body of the Mafia in the United States of America. Although its structure has changed many times since its creation in 1931, the Dons of the five New York Families ..
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