Tag Archives: Beppe Grillo

Italian Five Star Movement On The Rise – 1 July 2012

Wikepedia mentions about the Five Star Movement:

The Five Star Movement (Movimento 5 Stelle, M5S), originally known as Movement of National Liberation (Movimento di Liberazione Nazionale), is a populist,[1][2][3] Eurosceptic,[4] ecologist,[5] and anti-corruption political party in Italy launched by Beppe Grillo, a popular comedian and blogger, on 4 October 2009.[6][7] Continue reading

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Mish/ Mike Shedlock – Italy “Gasping Like Beached Whale”; Berlusconi Reiterates Euro Exit “Not Blasphemy”; Beppe Grillo Discusses “Taboo Of The Euro” – 23 June 2012

On June 1, former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi said “Italy should dump the euro unless the European Central Bank agreed to inject more cash into the economy”. One day later Berlusconi said the idea Italy should dump euro was a “joke”.

It was not a joke, except perhaps as quoted. On June 20, Berlusconi says Italy euro exit “not blasphemy” Continue reading