Lilla, Mark
September 1994
New Republic;9/12/94, Vol. 211 Issue 11, p13
Reports that Italian prime minister Silvio Berlusconi did not enter politics to clean up corruption, but to use the government to expand his media empire. Berlusconi's formation of a coalition with members of an ex-fascist party; Rightist threat sweeping Europe; Berlusconi's leadership of a Reaganite, anti-government revolution; Fundamental issue of legal liberalism; Necessary precondition of any freedom in politics and economics. Contradiction in Berlusconi.


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