Sardinian politicians didn’t feel the pain

 
Sardinian businessman Andrea Monni describes how the Tangentopoli (“Bribesville”) scandals and political reforms didn’t affect Sardinia in the same way it did the mainland and Sicily, as politicians from the major parties simply migrated to Silvio Berlusconi’s newly formed Forza Italia.

Storyteller: Andrea Monni

Date of Story: 1992-1994
Location of Story: Cagliari, Sardinia, Italy
Location: Singapore
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).