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Why people always stereotype Italian mobsters or members of the mafia?

I'm Italian and so is my family especially. I do not know why people tend to stereotype Italians as gangsters or always being in The Mafia because my family is certainly not involved with it. Please explain your stereotype of a Italian.

The whole concept of the italian mafia. the italian mafia has had a great influence on Italian politics and life in Italy. Not that all Italians is the Mafia, but all the Italian mafia. The Italian Mafia has run much of organized crime in the United States.

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Mafia and Outlaw Stories from Italian Life and Literature (Toronto Italian Studies (Paperback))


Mafia and Outlaw Stories from Italian Life and Literature (Toronto Italian Studies (Paperback))


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The first of its kind in English, Mafia and Outlaw Stories from Italian Life and Literature is a selection of readings from Italian fiction and non-fiction writers on the subject of the Mafia. Among the renowned writers featured are Giovanni Verga, Grazia Deledda, Anna Maria Ortese, Livia De Stefani, and Silvana La Spina, as well as famous witnesses such as Felicia Impastato, Letizia Battaglia, an…

Mafia: Inside the Dark Heart


Mafia: Inside the Dark Heart


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Remarkable though it may now seem, the biggest criminal organization the world has ever seen actually started as an alternative form of local government in the Sicilian countryside, and was once¬†arguably a force for “good.” But this first incarnation of the Mafia was crushed by Mussolini, and its post-war successor took the more familiar form immortalized in films such as The Godfather.¬†This exh…

Beyond The Mafia: Italian Americans And The Development Of Las Vegas (Shepperson Series in History Humanities)


Beyond The Mafia: Italian Americans And The Development Of Las Vegas (Shepperson Series in History Humanities)


$16.59


When Beyond the Mafia first appeared in 1996, it was hailed as a significant contribution to the history of Las Vegas and of ethnic minorities in America. Author, Alan Balboni traces the history of Italians in Las Vegas from the founding of the city in 1905, recording their activities in the fledgling settlement. As Las Vegas grew, Italian Americans participated in every aspect of the city’s socie…







License Plate Covers Insured By Mafia You Hit Me We Hit You Italian Italy Steel Metal License Plate Frame Bl # 70


License Plate Covers Insured By Mafia You Hit Me We Hit You Italian Italy Steel Metal License Plate Frame Bl # 70


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THE MARCHING BAND MAFIA Italian Italy Metal License Plate Frame Bl.


THE MARCHING BAND MAFIA Italian Italy Metal License Plate Frame Bl.


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Black Twenties Film Noir Gangster Italian Mafia Fedora 20s Costume Hat Accessory


Black Twenties Film Noir Gangster Italian Mafia Fedora 20s Costume Hat Accessory


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Complete your outfit and really look the part with this hat accessory from Wicked Costumes, Features include pinched crown and black silk effect band based on a traditional fedora, Perfect for halloween, fancy dress and role play, One size fits most….


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