Sparring with the altar guild and bucking the local Planned Parenthood are for little-leaguers. Here's a real man for you ~ standing up to the Mafia, an act which got this priest's predecessor murdered for his troubles.
Last October troops were drafted on to the streets of a lawless town in southern Italy after a spate of killings linked to the local mafia. But with many living in fear, one campaigning priest is risking his life to stand up to the notorious Comorra gangs - despite the fact they murdered his colleague for doing the same. As the Greeks, say, axios!