I'm Touring The United States! Starting in June, I'm conducting private events in 23 American cities. Click here for full details.

Post Reply 
Italian Politics and Election Thread
Author Message
Transsimian Offline
True Player
*****
Gold Member

Posts: 1,915
Joined: Dec 2016
Reputation: 14
Post: #1
Italian Politics and Election Thread
Since Matteo Salvini has called for a vote of No Confidence in his own coalition government, it is likely there will be new elections.

Salvini was only the junior party in the coalition, but now support for his party, Lega is rocketing, so the hard-right legend no longer needs to compromise with his centre-left coalition partner(M5S).

There's only been one election with the new system, so it is hard to forecast.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Italian_el...aw_of_2017

One thing that concerns me is the decline in the moderate right Forward Italy party, potentially leaving Lega vulnerable to a broad-left coalition if it doesn't get enough of the vote. post-Fascist Fratelli d'Italia are holding up well though.
[Image: Byhqw3F.jpg?1]

Breitbart has good coverage of him
https://www.breitbart.com/tag/italy/

Also, he passes the No Ugly GF test, and has two children so far.
[Image: cISzWZD.jpg?1]

Likes denote appreciation, not necessarily agreement |Stay Anonymous Online Datasheet| Unmissable video on Free Speech
(This post was last modified: 08-09-2019 06:18 PM by Transsimian.)
08-09-2019 06:08 PM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
[-] The following 1 user Likes Transsimian's post:
balybary
Labienus Offline
Chubby Chaser
**

Posts: 330
Joined: Oct 2017
Reputation: 3
Post: #2
RE: Italian Politics and Election Thread
Salvini needs 40% of the vote under the new (2017) electoral law to form a government. He's polling at 38% right now.

He can pull it off.
(This post was last modified: 08-09-2019 09:17 PM by Labienus.)
08-09-2019 09:17 PM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
[-] The following 3 users Like Labienus's post:
Transsimian, balybary, BBinger
KnjazMihailo Offline
Recovering Beta
*

Posts: 225
Joined: Oct 2018
Reputation: 19
Post: #3
RE: Italian Politics and Election Thread
This looks like Salvini is basically trying for a soft coup.

Considering Salvini has actually delivered on blocking and massively reducing the migrant invasion into Italy, it's very exciting to think about all the possibilities. That is, of course, since Salvini has through his practical actions proven his true value unlike most other politicians in the West currently. Many cool possibilities ranging from more migrant repelling, intense co-operation with V4, Italy exiting the EU, and so on exist.

He has to succeed with this power grab first though, in order to see what will happen.

"And guess what, you might have a feeling that youre destined for something else, and that any day now it will dawn on you, but it will remain that, just a feeling that you use as a crutch to never focus on anything", Beirut.
08-11-2019 12:11 AM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
[-] The following 2 users Like KnjazMihailo's post:
Transsimian, BBinger
Simeon_Strangelight Offline
Innovative Casanova
*******
Gold Member

Posts: 17,866
Joined: Feb 2014
Reputation: 216
Post: #4
RE: Italian Politics and Election Thread
[Image: macron-vs-salvini-which-way-european-man-41513952.png]

Italy is in a bad situation - they need to vote in a Mussolini - not clear whether Salvini will be enough.
08-11-2019 08:23 AM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
[-] The following 5 users Like Simeon_Strangelight's post:
Transsimian, KnjazMihailo, BBinger, 911, JiggyLordJr
KnjazMihailo Offline
Recovering Beta
*

Posts: 225
Joined: Oct 2018
Reputation: 19
Post: #5
RE: Italian Politics and Election Thread
(08-11-2019 08:23 AM)Simeon_Strangelight Wrote:  [Image: macron-vs-salvini-which-way-european-man-41513952.png]

Laugh2

"And guess what, you might have a feeling that youre destined for something else, and that any day now it will dawn on you, but it will remain that, just a feeling that you use as a crutch to never focus on anything", Beirut.
08-12-2019 06:10 AM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
[-] The following 1 user Likes KnjazMihailo's post:
BBinger
Simeon_Strangelight Offline
Innovative Casanova
*******
Gold Member

Posts: 17,866
Joined: Feb 2014
Reputation: 216
Post: #6
RE: Italian Politics and Election Thread
Salvini toppled - guess that is with the Italian election.

You either get a globo-homo sellout like Trump or you get ousted.
08-29-2019 04:10 AM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
[-] The following 5 users Like Simeon_Strangelight's post:
Syberpunk, ilostabet, DamienCasanova, KnjazMihailo, BBinger
Zagor Offline
Game Denialist

Posts: 64
Joined: Jan 2019
Reputation: 1
Post: #7
RE: Italian Politics and Election Thread
All the other parties united to prevent new elections and inevitable victory of Salvini. But that move only delayed it. Salvini just needs to keep with his rethoric and there's no chance of him not sweeping the next election.
08-29-2019 06:20 AM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
[-] The following 2 users Like Zagor's post:
rotekz, BBinger
Post Reply 


Possibly Related Threads...
Thread: Author Replies: Views: Last Post
  The Australian politics thread fokker 746 145,628 08-22-2019 10:14 PM
Last Post: Rorogue
  Indian Politics Eklavya 156 43,804 08-18-2019 08:11 PM
Last Post: maharajj
  British Politics Thread IronShark 821 198,635 08-17-2019 02:18 AM
Last Post: H1N1

Forum Jump:


User(s) browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)

Contact Us | RooshV.com | Return to Top | Return to Content | Mobile Version | RSS Syndication