Database Proof Substratum: Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: How a Changing Landscape Brought Down the Mob in Brooklyn

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The mafia was an unlikely victim of Brooklyn’s gentrification.Hipster coffee shops and Edison string lights aren’t the whole reason South Brooklyn’s mob scene has faded away, but the arrival of upscale businesses and yuppies was a contributing factor, according to Frank DiMatteo, author of The President Street Boys: Growing Up Mafia. The mafia lifestyle centered around the clubs and restaurants of a given gang’s turf. Many of these were legitimate business fronts for not-so-legitimate organized ...