Frustration and Desperation in Italy

Frustration and Desperation in Italy

News and Prophecy Staff

Reuters reports that a recent poll in Italy is causing some concern: “Almost half of Italians are in favor of having a ‘strongman’ in power who does not care about parliament and elections… casting doubts on the strength of democracy in a major European nation” (December 6, 2019). Italians are fed up with the lack of economic recovery following the 2008 global recession, as well as with ongoing governmental failures.

Initial Publication Date: 
12/27/2019 – 1:00am