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In the early 1930s, the notorious Charles “Lucky” Luciano established the modern American Mafia by creating “The Commission.”

It was a governing body through which the Five Families — the Luccheses, the Gambinos, the Genoveses, the Colombos and the Bonannos — could settle disputes together, forging truces that kept bloodshed to a minimum.

Sure, there were mob hits, but the violence was kept within families.

Read more on the New York Post, here

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