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The mafia and Italian politics

5 October 2020

Professor John Dickie (UCL School of European Languages, Culture & Society) comments on the 1982 law which made association with criminal mafia families illegal in Italy, explaining that this was part of a campaign from authorities to cut down on the mafia’s power.

Listen: BBC World Service Radio’s ‘The History Hour’ (from 8 mins 46 secs)