The upcoming Italian referendum is causing considerable kerfuffle here in Italy. The voices of the for and against factions are growing ever louder as the December date of the constitutional … [Read more...]
Posts on what is going on in Italian politics.
While it may not be immediately obvious, the victory of Donald Trump in the USA's presidential elections is likely to affect Italy. As you may know, on December 4th, 2016, Italy is … [Read more...]
2017: Elections in Germany with Angela Merkel likely to suffer reduced support even if re-elected. Elections in France with Francois Hollande not expected to be returned. The right on the … [Read more...]
Maybe the time has come for Italy to get rid of its expert politicians. After all, the track record of these self-proclaimed expert Italian politicians is not exactly brilliant. Far from it, … [Read more...]
What is Italy's Matteo Renzi's endgame? So far, despite his government's reforms, Italy still hasn't really dragged itself out of recession. Last year's GPD growth at 0.8% was less than … [Read more...]
It's like old Berlusconi times. Italy's prime minister of the moment, Matteo Renzi, is most unhappy that some of the nation's political chat shows are painting his management of Italy in a … [Read more...]
Often dubbed an anti-establishment political movement, in actual fact, Italy'sFive Star Movement is promoting an establishment that works and serves citizens. Several Five Star Movement … [Read more...]