In the beginning it was a political revolution

 

Businesswoman Sara Carrer describes how the factors that drove enthusiasm for Silvio Berlusconi’s rise to power have changed over time.

Storyteller: Sara Carrer

Date of Story: 1993
Location of Story: Jesolo, Italy
Location: Bruxelles, Belgium
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).