Calabria is the power base of the 'ndrangheta, a global drug trafficking syndicate that enriches itself by extorting businesses and infiltrating public works contracts in underdeveloped Calabria.If you act evil, be expected to be treated as such...
During his homily at an outdoor Mass, Francis denounced the 'ndrangheta for what he called its "adoration of evil and contempt for the common good. "
"Those who go down the evil path, as the Mafiosi do, are not in communion with God. They are excommunicated," he warned.
Francis greeted about 200 other prisoners during his visit there.
Sunday, June 22, 2014
If anyone else did this, they'd probably wind up in a landfill: