Giorgia Meloni, leader of the Brothers of Italy (MikeDotta via Shutterstock)

Italy takes a turn

Many Italians seem less concerned by Giorgia Meloni’s social conservatism in itself, than by her plans to redesign unilaterally Italy’s post-Second World War constitution.

Rome, Italy - January 10, 2022: Mario Draghi, Italy's prime minister, speaks during a news conference on a vaccine mandate.

Addio, Draghi

Italy will hold its general election on September 25th, about eight months early. Based on current polls, the front-runner to succeed Mario Draghi is the far-right Giorgia Meloni