Black Hand

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Black Hand or The Black Hand may refer to:


Extortionists and underground groups[edit]

  • Black Hand (extortion), an extortion racket practised by the Camorra and Mafia members in Italy and the United States
  • Black Hand (Palestine) (al-Kaff al-Aswad), an Islamist militant group in the British Mandate of Palestine in the 1930s
  • Black Hand (Serbia) (Црна Рука), a secret society devoted to Serbian unification in the 1910s
  • La Mano Negra ("The Black Hand"), a supposed secret and violent anarchist organization in Spain at the end of the 19th century
  • Black Hand (Slovenia) (Črna roka), a terrorist anti-communist organization that carried out assassinations in the Slovene Lands during World War II
  • Yiddish Black Hand, a.k.a. Jewish Black Hand Association or, simply, The Black Hand (די שווארצע האנט), a Jewish criminal organization during the early 20th century beginning in 1906, i.e., the name of the Jewish Mafia

Art, entertainment, and media[edit]



Fictional entities[edit]



  • Mano Negra, a Ska/Worldbeat Alternative punk-fusion band