“Bribesville” explained to kids

 
Young politician Marco Bani remembers how his elementary school teacher explained the corruption scandal that engulfed in Italy in 1992, explaining that it was like “a pot boiling over.”

Storyteller: Marco Bani

Date of Story: 1992
Location of Story: Pisa, Italy
Location: Pisa, Italy
Date: 2 February, 2016

This post is part of a collaboration with author Davide Rubini to collect the stories of Italy in the aftermath of the “Bribesville” (Tangentopoli) scandals of the 1990s. Find out more about Rubini’s new novel,  il fischio finale (The Final Blow).