DECEMBER 22nd--- The most powerful man in organized crime wasn't a Mafia Don! The shocking true story of Paul Lefty -- the true CEO of Organized Crime in America. Join us this Saturday for part two of this incredible story with special guests Jerry Viaro and Tony Napoli. Tony, author of "MY FATHER MY DON" was on our show a couple years ago, and is a treasure trove of fascinating information!
The book, FOR MEMBERS ONLY: The Story of the Mob's Secret Judge, by G.T. Harrell is one of the most well researched and informative books on the mob ever written. It is a must read for anyone interested in organized crime in America. Part one, broadcast last Saturday, is up on the player.
DECEMBER 29th: Shawn Griffith, Facing the U.S. Prison Problem 2.3 Million Strong.
Based on the author's experiences while serving twenty years of incarceration with the Florida Department of Corrections this book primarily addresses the challenges of state prisons, with an emphasis on the Florida Department of Corrections (FDOC). Since this book is about solutions, we must first gain insight about the core problems affecting the prison system in general and the criminal justice system overall.