Salvini pushed back but hard right remains strong

Regional elections in two parts of Italy, Emilia Romagna and Calabria were held on Sunday January 26. They were seen as posing a big challenge to the government if Salvini’s Lega (League, formerly Northern League) won. Dave Kellaway looks at what happened and its implications.

29th January 2020 // 0 Comments

Sardines against Salvini

The mobilisation of the Sardines movement is something that could contribute to a solution. The radical left needs to join in and build the movement.

5th December 2019 // 0 Comments

Five Lessons from the Italian referendum

by Dave Kellaway A thumping defeat for Renzi’s anti-democratic and pro-capitalist project. Renzi wanted to change the constitution to remove the senate and to centralise [...]

6th December 2016 // 0 Comments

Italian voters reject authoritarian proposal

Sinistra Anticapitalista is an organisation in Italy which supports the Fourth International. This is a translation of their statement on the referendum result. The Italian [...]

6th December 2016 // 0 Comments