The lynching of the Italian Americans was a sad tale in the history of the US, and everything began when 11 Italians in New Orleans were murdered brutally. The mob was triggered by being accused […]
Dedicated to maintain and preserve the rich history of Italian immigrants, the Italian American Museum was once located in the former “Banca Stabile”, is a building closely tied to the past of Little Italy’s community. […]
At one time in New York there were high tensions between the NYC Police Department and the Italian immigrant community, so how did all this change?
The Italian immigrants believed that not only did the police department fail to give adequate protection of their community, they actually targeted it. And to expand on this further, they thought that the criminal prosecution was prejudiced against them.