The vote split along geographic and political grounds; it is hard to see how any proper government can be formed between competing brands of populism.
Posts Tagged: Lega Nord
Storming results for the Five Star Movement and the League pose big challenges to the established structure of Italian politics, to the EU, and to the left more generally.
Traditionally, a technocratic government would now steer the country through choppy waters. But this time that could lead to more instability.