Thursday, December 08, 2016

Italexit: Consequences To Be Determined

Patrick Luciani: Italy is on the verge of damaging the EU in a way that will dwarf Brexit

Rarely does a chance come along to shift a nation's fortunes by changing its constitution. Italy had that chance and, in the process, could rid itself of an elite and bloated public administration and effectively abolish one branch of government - the Senate - that entrenches delay, waste, and corruption. But Sunday night, Italy voted "no"…