Episode 45 - The Power of the Mafia


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In this episode we are going to cover the growth of the mob's power and influence in the American economy and politics despite the end of prohibition and the Great Depression. We will look at efforts by law enforcement and politicians to contain the mob and the Mafia’s growing and often complex relationship with the government during the period of the Cold War.

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