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Prohibition In Mafia

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Tommy guns, fedoras, slick black suits put all these together and a pretty clear picture comes to mind, a mafia man. All through time things like the mafia have been in existence like today gangs in big cities are the main source of the criminal underbelly. Background of visual. With all these occurrences going about even today we are able to pinpoint when the mafia truly began to gain power, the prohibition. How and why prohibition caused such a growth in the Mafia is simple supply and demand and how the Mafia lost power and the gangs began to take over occurred much in the same way. Supply and demand it is the simplest form of economics, yet what the government prohibits it seems there will always be a demand especially alcohol. The mafia

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