He ran to defend his interests

International organization director Massimo Vettori discusses the meaning of Silvio Berlusconi’s rise into politics.

Storyteller: Massimo Vettori

Date of Story: 26 January, 1994
Location of Story: Ascoli Piceno, Italy
Location: Geneva, Switzerland
Date: 26 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).