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How the Mafia got to our food

Giuseppe Antoci had been warned more than once. “You will end with your throat cut,” read one note, composed entirely of individual letters clipped fr(...)

A third of all business in the Italian agricultural sector in 2013 was linked to illegal activities, including the production of counterfeit products such as olive oil

Italy’s mafia has taken advantage of the deteriorating economy and tight lending conditions brought about by the country’s three-year recession by exp(...)