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" keep calm get a coffee : the roots of modern populism in europe "

Thirty-one years ago the death of Michel Colucci also known as Coluche. In the history of Europe he was the first comedian candidate for the political election. 374 more words

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Three candidates for Sicily: A signal for Italy

by Giulietto Chiesa, October 9, 2017, via DefendDemocracyPress

In Europe someone is trying to cheat voters by shrugging off Brexit and promoting a “new pact for Europe” which will include the UK (but will be led either by Germany or by a German-French alliance). 451 more words


Review: Foreigner @KeyBank Pavillion

August 12th, 2017
Key Bank Pavilion

Words and pix: Ed Thompson

I can sum this review up in three easy words. And I don’t think that anyone that was at Pittsburg’s Key Bank Pavilion Saturday night would disagree.  763 more words

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Democracy, or not democracy, that is the question

Let me start by saying that I am not an expert in political and social matters, my knowledge is limited to my experiences, my education and my imagination. 1,310 more words


Stand By For Another Hot Eurozone Summer

You might think the “euro-crisis” is solved. After all, the economy of the 19-country eurozone expanded at an annual rate of 1.8pc during the first quarter, outpacing Britain and the US. 919 more words

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M5S Campaign

Savoie Liberté Chérie pour tous ceux qui vivent loin d’elle … https://goo.gl/oBvsnV … Io sono Palermo. Tu sei Palermo. Noi siamo Palermo. Tutti insieme agiamo Just google this: “Palermo Migration Laboratory” 41 more words

The Varieties of Populist Experience

Commentators have affixed the “populist” label to the wave of demagogic politics sweeping Europe (and much of the rest of the world). But, beyond the raucous style common to populists, what do these movements share?

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