Large groups of Italian migrant workers, primarily from the south of the country, first arrived in the US due to a US labor shortage, which was a result of the US Civil Warthe end of slave labor, and the hundreds of thousands killed in the war. As the migrant laborers from Sicily arrived, they were met with prejudice and discrimination.
New York City October 18, It is with proper pride that we dedicate this book to the often- unsung U. This book is published with special thanks to those intelligence and law enforcement officials who have given us such extraordinary assistance in cross-checking facts in putting the story together.
These have included officials not only in the USA, but our nation's French ally, and also patriots in Canada embittered against what the Bronfmans and others have done to their nation and our own.
It is no exaggeration to sum up the situation thus: There is more than a parallel. This is a calculated form of political warfare against the USA by the British monarchy. Among Russell's most prominent collaborators in this effort was Aldous Huxley, coordinator of the s introduction of psychedelic substances to U.
The fight against illegal drugs and against the evil forces of "decriminalization" is nothing less than a war against Britain, to the purpose of saving our youth and our nation from the destruction the British monarchy has projected for us.
At that time the Labor Party launched an international campaign against organized crime and drug traffic. This book is the product of a person combined research team of the U. The efforts of this team, since its founding in January under the direction of Lyndon LaRouche, drew the circle tighter around the perpetrators of narcotics traffic over a period of years.
Our appreciation also goes to Linda Frommer, the book's editor, who accomplished the final stage of the manuscript's completion. The authors are unfortunately unable to thank by name the many former and currently serving law enforcement officers of several nations who took the greatest risk in coming forward with information and experience to indict the most dangerous enemy of all.
Introduction America is at war. For the first time sincethe battle- ground is not abroad, but on the streets and schools of American cities.
Casualties registered in the course of the conflict are incomparably higher than at any other time in American history. We are fighting for our lives, and in the most literal sense, for the lives of our children.
Until now, we have been losing. The enemy's most deadly weapon is dope. Unlike most wars, which force both combatants deeply into debt, in this undeclared war the offensive power becomes wealthier and wealthier, while the stupefied victim becomes impoverished.
There is not a parent, thinking over the destruction of a child, who really believes that drug abuse is a self-inflicted crime. Americans, no matter what else they have learned to tolerate, believe that the advancement of the next generation is part of the way things should be.
If an entire generation of Americans is in jeopardy of being lost, then someone has done this to them. It is the same people against whom we fought the American Revolution, who set up the world opium trade a century and a half ago, and who run it today: Look into the motionless stupor of the mind of a youth who has been sapped and destroyed by addiction.
Incapable of reason, incapable of thought, today's addicted youth lives for only one thing: Over 48 million Americans, mostly between the ages of 12 and 25 are officially known by the Drug Enforcement Administration to be frequent users of heroin, cocaine, and marijuana.
Over one-fourth of the American people are severely wounded or dead in a war the country has not yet mobilized to fight. The Drug Enforcement Administration has released these statistics on drug use by Americans: Heroindaily users other sources place this hardcore addict figure at betweenand 1 million 4, occasional usersusers between the ages of 4, users between the ages of 1, users over the age of 25 Marijuana 11, daily users 24, occasional users These figures do not include that portion of the population addicted to amphetamines, barbiturates, and hallucinogens.
This figure alone according to recent reports from the National Institute of Drug Abuse constituted between 12 and 25 percent of all patients admitted to federally funded drug clinics during Oct 16, · Organized crime is nothing new.
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The term applies to the traditional criminal organization in Sicily and also to a criminal organization in the United States. The Mafia arose in Sicily during the late Middle Ages, where it. The Strategy Game Where Crime Pays!
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In the offending rate for blacks was seven times higher than for whites and the victimisation rate was six. Weaknesses. Not a monolithic structure.
There is a fair amount of personal antagonism on the part of high-ranking members (factionalization). Tadamasa Goto, has deified himself within the organization and makes sure his underlings are not exposed to negative information about him.