Tag: Italian politics

What can Italians expect from the new populist government?

Vito Laterza , May 24th, 2018


Italy’s prospective PM, Giuseppe Conte, is a 54-year-old university professor with little political experience [Alessandro Bianchi/Reuters] I was interviewed by South African public radio SAfm th…


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Italy’s populist alliance and the national anti-migrant consensus

Vito Laterza , May 22nd, 2018


The League’s Matteo Salvini and the Five Star’s Luigi Di Maio have entered into coalition to form a government in Italy [AP] You can read my latest piece…


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United against Trump

Vito Laterza , January 23rd, 2017


The poor showing at Trump’s inauguration, and the massive turnout at the Women’s Marches, together with Trump’s popular vote defeat by nearly 3 million votes, prove that chasing…


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Attenzione, un governo a 5 Stelle non è l’alternativa alla sinistra

Vito Laterza , December 5th, 2015


Pubblicato sul settimanale Left in edicola dal 5 Dicembre. Fa un certo effetto ascoltare Paolo Flores D’Arcais in un lungo intervento sui tre valori della Rivoluzione francese –…


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