The Covid pandemic has exacerbated political parties’ separation from society and their ensuing loss of representativeness. Depending on whether they are in government or opposition, they have been transformed into representatives of the government in society or behind-the-scenes fomenters of societal discontent. Differences across parties thus depend more on their position with respect to government […]
Instead Italy needs a strategy for growth based on industrial policies and investments in infrastructure and the environment.
“Government of change” is the name of the executive created after a political and institutional bargaining between the 5 Star Movement and the League.
The Five Star Movement and the League won the day, with an impressive demonstration of strength, respectively in the South and in the North of the country.
With a tripolar party system, the ballot has reproduced a highly fragmented situation.
The large victory of the populist 5 Star Movement in the March 4 Italian elections is a watershed event in Italian politics.