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As a resident of Erie Street, who had to walk around a construction site with a stroller for the summer ( 477 more words
A 2009 report identified 610 Comune which have a strong Mafia presence, where 13 million Italians live and 14.6% of the Italian GDP is produced.cite web dead linkcite news The Calabrian Ndrangheta, nowadays probably the most powerful crime syndicate of Italy, accounts alone for 3% of the country s GDP.cite web However, at 0.013 per 1,000 people, Italy has only the 47th highest murder ratecite web (in a group of 62 countries) and the 43rd highest number of rapes per 1,000 people in the world (in a group of 65 countries), relatively low figures among developed countries. 300 more words
Back in the old days, Antica Osteria da Bepi, an inn set in the main square of Marano di Valpolicella, was the place where the country folk met after going to the market, so that they would have a good excuse to eat some of the tripe in meat broth made there, or salami with polenta, cooked over a fire that never went out. 289 more words