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Undoubtedly, globalisation has cost countries heavy losses in terms of product delocalization, reduced tax income, unemployment and social unrest. Multinational corporates have increased their profits and have become more powerful while the medium-small Industry has suffered somewhat, especially the Secondary one and Agriculture; households are now inured to stove-ripened fruit and compressed salaries but leisure… » read more

Posted by Elio Pennisi

The present electoral law, introduced by the former Berlusconi government, only allows voting for the party while this last (well,…the Premier) will nominate members of parliament; a typical example of imperfect democracy. It was argued that a direct election of candidates would encourage vote rigging among unscrupulous contenders; as a result, the present technocrat parliament… » read more

Posted by Elio Pennisi