Who Killed God’s Banker?

The Banco Ambrosiano was closely associated with the Vatican, which was its biggest shareholder. Another owner was the Mafia, which probably used the bank to launder some of its ill-gotten gains. The chairman of the bank was Roberto Calvi, a man with an interesting past. He joined the bank in […]

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The Auschwitz of the Balkans

In every country in Europe where the Holocaust took place—meaning the entire continent with the exception of Great Britain and the six neutral states—there are iconic sites that have come to symbolize the Shoah. Outside of Eastern Europe, where the systematic mass murder of Jews occurred, these sites are generally […]

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