“Non è la RAI” was the opposite of reality

Singer Silvia Tancredi talks about her reaction to the controversial television show “Non è la RAI” that followed a competition between Italian girls, some of which used the show as a platform to express political views.

Storyteller: Silvia Tancredi

Date of Story: 9 September, 1991 – 30 June, 1995
Location of Story: Turin, Italy
Location: Turin, Italy
Date: 8 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).