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DW
Mafia Capitale: Rome court convicts racket leaders who extorted city officials |also in the dock The wrongdoing predates the tenure of Rome's current mayor, V
DW / Posted 3 days ago
also in the dock The wrongdoing predates the tenure of Rome's current mayor, Virginia Raggi of the anti-establishment Five Star Movement, who was present for the verdicts. Among the others found guilty were former local leader Luca Gramazio... Read more
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iol.co.za
Verdict due in 'Mafia Capitale' corruption trialPD-mayor Ignazio Marino was not personally involved, but the case contributed t
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
PD-mayor Ignazio Marino was not personally involved, but the case contributed to his early downfall, triggered by internal PD feuds, and paved the way for last year's historic local election win by the anti-establishment Five... Read more
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express
Eurozone crisis: Italy’s Five Star Movement DEMANDS referendum on future of euro THE Eurozone could be in crisis after an anti-European Union party in Italy i
express / Posted 4 days ago
THE Eurozone could be in crisis after an anti-European Union party in Italy insisted it was still pushing for a referendum on the future of the euro. Five Star... Read more
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express
Italy in crisis as vote to grant migrant children citizenship delayed amid public backlashto be a liability for Mr Gentiloni and former prime minister Matteo Renzi in th
express / Posted 5 days ago
to be a liability for Mr Gentiloni and former prime minister Matteo Renzi in the face of rising populist parties including Five Star Movement and the North League party. The ruling Democratic party also face a national election in 2018. Matteo... Read more
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BBC News
EU to curb rubber boat sales to Libyapolitically toxic. With migrant arrivals solidly above last year's numbers, th
BBC News / Posted 6 days ago
politically toxic. With migrant arrivals solidly above last year's numbers, the right-wing Northern League and populist Five Star Movement have stepped up anti-immigrant rhetoric. What is Italy proposing? Many European countries already grant... Read more
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Zero Hedge
“Bigger Systemic Risk” Now Than 2008 - Bank of Englandproblem is of course Italy. The general election is due to happen before next M
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
problem is of course Italy. The general election is due to happen before next May and should Eurosceptic party, the Five Star Movement, win then we are likely to see panicked bond selling. A decade on, what damage can be done Woods’s... Read more
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The Manila Times
The rapprochement of Europe and China – and the USand Emmanuel Macron’s election triumph. In Italy, similar interventions opened
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
and Emmanuel Macron’s election triumph. In Italy, similar interventions opened the door to Beppe Grillo’s center-to-left Five Star Movement and Matteo Salvini’s radical-right Northern League. It is not just Trump’s neo-protectionism and climate... Read more
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The New Statesman
Jeremy Corbyn, Emmanuel Macron and the age of volatilitycultures – Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders in America, Marine Le Pen and Emmanu
The New Statesman / Posted 7 days ago
cultures – Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders in America, Marine Le Pen and Emmanuel Macron in France, Beppe Grillo and the Five Star Movement in Italy, Nigel Farage’s Ukip and now Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour Party. The trend, noticeable from the 1990s,... Read more
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DW
Transitioning from a party to a movement |Many people find political parties old-fashioned, stuffy and corrupt. Movement,
DW / Posted 11 days ago
Many people find political parties old-fashioned, stuffy and corrupt. Movement, on the other hand, sounds fresh; it sounds like public participation, openness, and, well, movement. It is no wonder that such groups are shooting up all over the Western... Read more
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Breitbart
Italians Say Government Committing ‘Ethnic Replacement’ — Poll— a figure which rises to 62 per cent among undecided voters, 70 per cent among
Breitbart / Posted 12 days ago
— a figure which rises to 62 per cent among undecided voters, 70 per cent among supporters of the left wing populist Five Star Movement, and 79 per cent among voters of the centre-right Forza Italia party. The survey showed rising fatigue in... Read more
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express
Italian eurosceptics to UNITE? Terrifying prospect for EU as talks revealeda terrifying shock after Italian eurosceptics have revealed they could be about
express / Posted 12 days ago
a terrifying shock after Italian eurosceptics have revealed they could be about to form an alliance with the controversial Five Star Movement. Beppe Grillo and Matteo Salvini could form an anti-EU alliance Italy’s centre-right parties secured an... Read more
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BBC News
Italian uproar over fascist-themed beach near Veniceyears in jail. The bill is particularly geared towards material posted on the i
BBC News / Posted 12 days ago
years in jail. The bill is particularly geared towards material posted on the internet.Freedom and expression The populist Five Star movement condemned the bill as killing freedom, while right-wing parties including the Northern League said it... Read more
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express
'EUROPE IS DYING' Italian MP's furious rant at EU chiefs over migrant crisisItalian politician has declared "Europe is dying" over Brussels' handing of the
express / Posted 18 days ago
Italian politician has declared "Europe is dying" over Brussels' handing of the migrant crisis. Luigi Di Maio, MP for the Five Star Movement, made the staggering claim as refugees continue to arrive in Italy in large numbers. He declared his... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Italy Openly Discusses Euro Exit In Parliament: Debt Restructuring Or "Italeave" On The Way?that has caught the Italian news headlines this morning – on the future of Ital
Zero Hedge / Posted 18 days ago
that has caught the Italian news headlines this morning – on the future of Italian public debt. It was organized by the Five Star Movement, held in the Italian chamber of deputies, and openly discussed issues such default mechanism inside the... Read more
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express
Italy must COMMAND respect from the EU amid migrant row, 5 Star movement MP claims A LEADING Italian politician from the Five Star Movement has waded into the e
express / Posted 19 days ago
A LEADING Italian politician from the Five Star Movement has waded into the ever-growing fragile relationship between Italy and the European Union (EU), saying the... Read more
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Breitbart
Italy Threatens to Seize NGO Boats as Mediterranean Migrant Crisis Intensifiesbe participating in people smuggling. The country’s anti-mass migration, popul
Breitbart / Posted 21 days ago
be participating in people smuggling. The country’s anti-mass migration, populist parties, such as the Northern League and Five Star Movement, have seen increased public support since the beginning of the continent’s migrant crisis. The head of... Read more
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The China Post
Berlusconi on his comeback: 'Actually, I never went away'over Berlusconi's leadership role.In any case, next year's elections are likely
The China Post / Posted 22 days ago
over Berlusconi's leadership role.In any case, next year's elections are likely to be a three-way race between the ruling center-left Democratic Party, led by former premier Matteo Renzi, the conservative camp and the eurosceptic Five Star Move... Read more
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express
‘Help us’ Italy hits out at EU and threatens to close ports as migrant crisis continuesItaly is right.” But his comments sparked outrage, with Luigi Di Maio, vice pr
express / Posted 23 days ago
Italy is right.” But his comments sparked outrage, with Luigi Di Maio, vice president of the Chamber of Deputies and Five star Movement member, lashing out on social media, saying: “So we are right. Do they say we are right to make us... Read more
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DW
Italy is running out of patience | Germany Guide for Refugees |the Balkan route is closed. In Italy, the political tone is becoming harsher a
DW / Posted 23 days ago
the Balkan route is closed. In Italy, the political tone is becoming harsher as the far-right Lega Nord party and the Five Star Movement exploit the situation; they have won votes in the recent regional elections with xenophobic rhetoric. In... Read more
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express
‘I never went away’ Berlusconi returns as centre-right moderates RISE in Italythe left-wing Democratic Party Romano Prodi, saying: "He was humiliated three t
express / Posted 23 days ago
the left-wing Democratic Party Romano Prodi, saying: "He was humiliated three times and it was not enough.” The Populist Five Star Movement also came under fire, with Mr Berlusconi saying they were “dangerous”. He said: ”I think the Five Star... Read more
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express
EU unwittingly fuels rise in anti-Brussels 5Star by allowing Italy to break bailout rulesa €5billion liquidation of two banks, Veneto Banca and Banca Popolare di Vicenz
express / Posted 23 days ago
a €5billion liquidation of two banks, Veneto Banca and Banca Popolare di Vicenza, despite public distaste for the move. Five Star Movement (5SM), Northern League and the Forze Italia party have all rounded on the centre-left Democratic party as... Read more
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express
'It's not over' Juncker admits eurosceptic surge could still threaten future of EU projectdespite underperforming compared to their polling. The bloc faces a further ma
express / Posted 23 days ago
despite underperforming compared to their polling. The bloc faces a further major test in Italy, where the anti-euro Five Star Movement is flying high and Silvio Berlusconi’s more moderately eurosceptic Forza Italia is resurgent. And in... Read more
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Newsmax
Italy Closing Ports? Country Threatens as Rescued Migrants Flood Init lost heavily to the centre-right Forza Italia and the anti-immigrant Norther
Newsmax / Posted 25 days ago
it lost heavily to the centre-right Forza Italia and the anti-immigrant Northern League party. The anti-establishment Five Star Movement (M5S), which is running neck-and-neck in national polls with the PD, has followed the Northern League in... Read more
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DW
Italy threatens to turn away foreign ships with rescued migrants |head of the conservative Northern League, Matteo Salvini, resorted to a slogan
DW / Posted 25 days ago
head of the conservative Northern League, Matteo Salvini, resorted to a slogan "stop the invasion" as he spoke out against migrant arrivals in Italy. The populist Five Star Movement has also called for a halt to new migrant arriv... Read more
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BBC News
Italian father in passionate vaccines plea to Veneto governorthe general population. Officials have blamed the declining take-up in part on
BBC News / Posted 25 days ago
the general population. Officials have blamed the declining take-up in part on anti-vaccination statements by the populist Five Star Movement, as well as the now-discredited work of Andrew Wakefield, a doctor struck off the UK medical register in... Read more
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The Irish Times
Economic reasons for rise of populism will not recedeand the election of Donald Trump, the collapse in support for established polit
The Irish Times / Posted 25 days ago
and the election of Donald Trump, the collapse in support for established political parties in France and the rise of the Five Star Movement in Italy, not to mention the surge of authoritarian populism in central and eastern Europe, these are... Read more
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FOX News
He's Back! Berlusconi takes center stage in Italylife better for a people who, after all, gave the world La Dolce Vita. Stung j
FOX News / Posted 27 days ago
life better for a people who, after all, gave the world La Dolce Vita. Stung just as badly as the left was the insurgent Five-Star Movement, which campaigned on an anti-corruption platform, and which also toys with the notion of pulling out of... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Despite new rules Italy pours taxpayer euros into bad banksfaces an election by early next year; losses by small investors will only fuel
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 27 days ago
faces an election by early next year; losses by small investors will only fuel support for the populist and anti-EU Five Star Movement, which polls show rivals the governing Democratic Party in opinion polls. But the rules did require that... Read more
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Daily Mail
Silvio Berlusconi is set for an astonishing comebackItalian newspaper La Stampa that it 'couldn't have gone worse' for the left At
Daily Mail / Posted 27 days ago
Italian newspaper La Stampa that it 'couldn't have gone worse' for the left At the national level, the PD and the populist Five Star Movement (M5S) are running neck-and-neck in the polls, each with about 30 percent of voter intentions, while Forza... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Despite new rules, Italy pours taxpayer euros into bad banksfaces an election by early next year; losses by small investors will only fuel
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 27 days ago
faces an election by early next year; losses by small investors will only fuel support for the populist and anti-EU Five Star Movement, which polls show rivals the governing Democratic Party in opinion polls. But the rules did require that... Read more
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FOX Business
Despite new rules, Italy pours taxpayer euros into bad banksfaces an election by early next year; losses by small investors will only fuel
FOX Business / Posted 27 days ago
faces an election by early next year; losses by small investors will only fuel support for the populist and anti-EU Five Star Movement, which polls show rivals the governing Democratic Party in opinion polls. But the rules did require that... Read more
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FOX Business
Despite new rules, Italy pours taxpayer euros into bad banksfaces an election by early next year; losses by small investors will only fuel
FOX Business / Posted 27 days ago
faces an election by early next year; losses by small investors will only fuel support for the populist and anti-EU Five Star Movement, which polls show rivals the governing Democratic Party in opinion polls. But the rules did require that... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Kingmaker once again - Silvio Berlusconi's party triumphs in elections as Italy looks ahead to national voteThe elections also highlighted disappointment for the anti-establishment, Euros
Daily Telegraph / Posted 27 days ago
The elections also highlighted disappointment for the anti-establishment, Eurosceptic Five Star Movement – it was absent from most of the second round voting because it performed so poorly in the first round. Analysts said it would be a mistake,... Read more

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