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Old 08-14-2017, 11:37 AM
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Originally Posted by Son of a Rich View Post
That's the first time I ever heard that Prohibition was bad for Italian organized crime.
In the beginning, it disrupted their supply chain. Obviously, they recovered from this early hit and thrived on Prohibition as they found other supply sources. But in the beginning the moonshiners (backed by the KKK), who experienced no such disruption, were able to make inroads utilizing already existent, illegal, distribution networks.