Mafia Mafia

Farmer Daniele Pacicca in the Calabria region of southern Italy shows the stumps of his 13 olive trees that were hacked down this summer. With the help of GOEL Bio, he was able to replace them with twice as many new trees, 26. Chris Livesay for NPR hide caption

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'Tough Guy' Farmers Stand Up To Italian Mafia — And Win

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Salvatore Coluccio, alleged head of Calabrian mafia crime group 'Ndrangheta, is one of many mafiosi children born into the family business. He's seen being escorted by police special forces following his 2009 arrest. AFP/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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To End Cycle Of Crime, Italian Judge Breaks Up Big-Time Mafia Families

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Francesco Galante leads the Libera Terra, a cooperative of farmers and producers who create food and jobs outside of the Mafia's control. The Kitchen Sisters hide caption

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The Pizza Connection: Fighting The Mafia Through Food

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