Silvio Berlusconi first came to power for the same reasons Trump and other populists have been coming to power around the world: Voters were disgusted by a governing elite that seemed corrupt and out of touch. They felt swamped by waves of immigrants, frustrated by economic stagnation and disgusted by the cultural values of the cosmopolitan urbanites.


Wouldn't there be necessarily present the conditions for Berlusconi to flourish for him to... you know?

posted by kleinbl00: 14 days ago