Radical solutions gain support

Stille, Alexander; Dabrowski, Andrea
November 1992
U.S. News & World Report;11/2/92, Vol. 113 Issue 17, p60
Argues that the rise of the separatist Lombard League, which is currently calling for Italians to stop buying the nation's Treasury bonds and stop paying their taxes, is just a symptom of how the recession and devaluation of the lira are decimating the traditional ruling elite. Constitutional reform likely next year; Movements emerging to take advantage of the Italian desire for change.


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