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Episode 5: Leave the gun, take the cannoli


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Jelena goes to Palermo, Sicily, to find out what happens when we lose trust in the institutions (and each other), and how one can fight the mafia. With stickers.

Levels of trust in institutions - such as the government and the media - have dipped to an all-time low in many countries across the globe. So who do people turn to when people lose faith in the state?

In this episode, Step One team heads to Palermo, Sicily, to learn how the mafia took advantage of people’s distrust of institutions, and how one could win that trust back. Sometimes, all you need might be stickers with a good slogan...

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