Mafia

Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Fri, 04/08/2016 - 00:00
For ITALY Magazine’s Italian-American series, we look at the legendary figure of Joe Petrosino, the Italian immigrant who became a police officer with the New…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Tue, 06/24/2014 - 06:21
More than 100 years after Italian-American New York City police officer Giuseppe 'Joe' Petrosino was murdered by the Mafia in Palermo, Italian police may have…
Life + Style
by Katia Amore | Fri, 05/23/2014 - 05:20
Yesterday, 1,500 Italian students  boarded La Nave della Legalità (the Legality Boat) traveling from Rome to Palermo, to take part in many initiatives to mark…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Mon, 05/05/2014 - 04:17
To the slogan "Chi non salta un mafioso è!" (He who doesn’t jump is a mafioso), the bishop of Agrigento Francesco Montenegro engaged the crowd of young people…
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by Katia Amore | Wed, 02/12/2014 - 08:37
While news that the Miami villa of notorious Chicago gangster Al Capone is on the market for $8.5 million (photo at end) gets the attention of lovers of Mafia-…
Culture
by Katia Amore | Tue, 01/28/2014 - 10:13
When preparing for the interview with Italian journalist, TV satirist and director Pierfrancesco “Pif” Diliberto, about his debut film La Mafia Uccide Solo d'…
Life + Style
by Silvia Donati | Wed, 12/18/2013 - 05:53
This year, in Palermo, Christmas trees send a strong anti-mafia message thanks to special decorations distributed around the city by Addiopizzo (goodbye "…
Culture
by Carol King | Fri, 07/19/2013 - 05:02
Anti-mafia magistrate Paolo Borsellino was murdered by the mafia on 19 July 1992. ‘Italy Magazine’ marks the anniversary of the death in an interview with our…
Culture
by Carol King | Mon, 04/29/2013 - 04:59
Carol King interviews the presenter of ‘The Mafia’s Secret Bunkers’: internationally recognised expert on the history of Italian organised crime, John Dickie.…
by Carol King | Wed, 04/10/2013 - 06:10
Italy’s most prominent anti-mafia campaigner, journalist Roberto Saviano has launched his latest book.Called ‘Zero Zero Zero’, the book is about the…