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March 2018

Will Italian Populism Save Europe?

2018-03-17T13:06:13+00:00 March 17th, 2018|

Italy’s recent election campaign was a wasted opportunity to debate the country’s relationship with Europe. The result of the vote is likely to push the issue to the top of the agenda.

Italy’s Five Star Movement Should Think Long Term

2018-03-07T22:30:22+00:00 March 7th, 2018|

Italy’s Five Star Movement Should Think Long Term

 The Future of Italian Politics

Italians clearly sought to disrupt a political system that they perceive as self-serving and out of touch with their daily lives. I ran for office in that election along […]

February 2018

Candidato per Più Europa

2018-02-07T19:56:23+00:00 February 7th, 2018|

Candidato per Più Europa

 Capolista al Senato In Europa

Sono candidato di Più Europa con Emma Bonino nella circoscrizione Europa quale capolista al Senato della Repubblica.

Come te e milioni di altri cittadini italiani, ho lasciato il nostro Paese […]

January 2018

Macron’s War on Fake News

2018-01-13T06:30:18+00:00 January 13th, 2018|

Emmanuel Macron is the latest leader to launch a fight against "fake news". In my latest article in Le Monde I explain why the french approach could be counterproductive and a threat to the freedom of speech.

Podcast with Euphoria

2018-01-02T22:31:24+00:00 January 3rd, 2018|

I sat down with Euphoria to discuss Europe after the election of Emmanuel Macron

December 2017

Event: Open Justice Conference

2017-12-20T19:52:36+00:00 December 21st, 2017|

On Friday 2 February 2018 at the Max Planck Institute in Luxembourg, I will speak on a panel about transparency and the appointment of judg

Event: SIGMA Ministerial Conference

2017-12-20T18:32:31+00:00 December 20th, 2017|

At the OECD in Paris I spoke to an audience of the SIGMA Ministerial Conference on the tools citizens can use to have their voices heard by policymakers

Tackling Populism

2017-12-13T10:57:53+00:00 December 13th, 2017|

Today at the Committee of Regions in Brussels, I spoke to an audience of the 1989 Generation Initiative on the tools that citizens can use to have their voices heard in Brussels.