Tag: Italy

Italian Populist Parties About to Form “Highly Unstable” Government

It’s The Real News Network. I’m Greg Wilpert, coming to you from Quito, Ecuador. Italy’s two main populist parties, the right-wing League and the anti-establishment Five Star Movement, are finally on the verge of forming a coalition, according to an announcement made on Monday. It’s been over two months since Italy held a parliamentary election that resulted in massive losses...

Italy: Steve Bannon’s populist academy in the Trisulti monastery | Focus on Europe

Here in a tranquil and secluded rural setting, Benjamin Harnwell’s mission is to establish a training center in a former monastery here in Trisulti….an academy with extremely conservative outlooks. With his so-called Institute for Human Dignity, Harnwell has set himself an ambitious goal – to save Western Civilization, mobilizing Christians and Jews in the fight against Islam as he refers...

Rise of Evil – From Populism to Fascism | BETWEEN 2 WARS I 1932 Part 4 of 4

When you think of Fascism before World War Two, you mostly think of Germany and Italy, perhaps Spain. But that’s not quite right, in the 1920s and 1930s Fascism was fashionable, and almost created a global Fascist surge. Welcome to Between-2-Wars a chronological summary of the interwar years, covering all facets of life, the uncertainty, hedonism, and euphoria, and ultimately...