Tag: populism

Lessons of pop-ulism from Chavez to Trudeau

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What do Donald Trump, Hugo Chávez, Justin Trudeau, Silvio Berlusconi and Cristina Kirchner have in common? Considering the ideological aspect, experts’ debate goes around whether one is closer to the right wing than the others are or if one is conservative while the others typify themselves as revolutionary. When a specialist tries to classify them…

The future of Italy, Matteo Renzi hasn’t lost

Matteo Renzi has demonstrated an outstanding scoring ability: he was able to secure reforms that had been expected for decades but that no one had ever been able or had wanted to make concrete, although enjoying a quite narrow political consensus within the Parliament. In less than three years he has reformed the political and institutional…