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Doomsday and Universal Basic Income

A week ago, former Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi took a research trip to Silicon Valley where he met, among others, Elon Musk, Tim Cook and Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky. 1,338 more words

Economy

L'apocalissi e il Reddito di Cittadinanza

La settimana scorsa Renzi di ritorno dal viaggio negli Stati Uniti ha riaperto il dibattito politico attorno al Reddito di Cittadinanza. La visita californiana a Silicon Valley gli aveva fatto incontrare tra gli altri Tim Cook di Apple, l’ad di Airbnb Brian Chesky e l’inventore della macchina elettrica Tesla, Elon Musk. 1,889 more words

Economy

The Anti-EU Revolt Is Fast Gaining Impetus

I’m writing this from Rome, where Former Prime Minister Matteo Renzi just stepped down as leader of the centre-left Partito Democratico. Italian politics, once again, faces chaos. 921 more words

Liam Halligan

Che cosa voleva Michele Emiliano?

Ma che cosa volevano gli “scissionisti” del Partito Democratico? Che cosa voleva Michele Emiliano? Ieri dopo aver ascoltato l’intervento del governatore della Puglia all’Assemblea del PD, ho subito messaggiato un amico anticipandogli: “Emiliano ricuce”, la scissione non si fa. 1,088 more words

Politics

Italy's Renzi triggers party leadership contest

AFP

© AFP/File / by Ella IDE | Italy’s former prime minister Matteo Renzi faces a fierce showdown with his rivals\

ROME (AFP) – Italy’s ex-prime minister Matteo Renzi resigned as head of the centre-left Democratic Party (PD) on Sunday, triggering a leadership battle as the country’s ruling party grapples with the threat of a split.Renzi, who stepped down in December after losing a key referendum, said he would run to win back his post as party secretary, which would put him in pole position to become prime minister once more should the PD win approaching national elections. 525 more words