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It appears my instinctive desire to blame Italy’s (and all other present and future global ills) on Trump may be on the mark. I forgot all about the comedian Beppe Grillo and his near-decade-long populist movement. 24 more words

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Italian Premier to Resign After Losing Referendum, In Victory For Former Comedian

ROME – Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi announced Monday that he will resign after losing a referendum on constitutional reforms, handing a major victory to former standup comedian and blogger Beppe Grillo’s anti-establishment 5-Star movement, which is now determined to lead the country. 19 more words

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Italian Premier to Resign After Losing Referendum, in Victory for Former Comedian

ROME – Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi announced Monday that he will resign after losing a referendum on constitutional reforms, handing a major victory to former standup comedian and blogger Beppe Grillo’s anti-establishment 5-Star movement, which is now determined to lead the country. 383 more words

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Leonid Bershidsky: The EU isn't dead. It's not even sick. And even the populists don't like the look of Brexit

The global populist revolution is widely seen as an existential threat to the European Union. The parties pushing it are mostly anti-EU, and after Brexit, more exits don’t look impossible. 877 more words

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The Amateur Society: The Rise Of The Amateur

Amateurs,

Our regular open call will take place tonight, Monday 11/21, at 8:00pm eastern time via Skype. To join in please send us a contact request on Skype by searching for our account name… 251 more words

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24h di gogna degli squadristi grillini

All’inizio è stato quasi divertente, poi ha cominciato a pesare. Per davvero.

E’ partito tutto da qui

Un mio tweet alle 8.02 di martedì 15 novembre. 753 more words

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