A podcast on extremes: from far-right politics, to life in conflict zones and the extreme weather of Australia.
Pre-election rally of the extreme-right Golden Dawn party in Athens in 2015.
From welfare chauvinism to value-based nationalism – a breakdown of what constitutes a 'far right' group.
Prime minister designate Giuseppe Conte addresses the media.
Law professor Giuseppe Conte has no experience in politics – which makes him the perfect candidate for the uncomfortable partnership now in government.
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The Five Star Movement is the biggest party, but forming a government is going to be difficult. Will a right-wing coalition prevail?
Italy's political future hangs in the balance – will it see another chaotic grand coalition, or take an anti-EU populist step into the unknown?
Mysterious goings on by the lagoon.
Between 16 and 21 March an unofficial referendum took place in the Veneto region of Italy, supported by a plethora of pro-independence groups. The question put to residents was direct and straightforward…