Italy’s Insurgents: Five Star Movement poised to take Rome city hall (part 1)

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Now it’s Italy. After Austria’s presidential poll where the mainstream parties collapsed Rome is set to pick as its first female mayor an attorney from the Eurosceptic insurgent Five Star Movement. Virginia Raggi made stopping the rot the core of her campaign after city hall was rocked by a corruption scandal that forced out the mayor. Will the rise of the Five Star Movement help or hurt the cause of reform in Matteo Renzi’s government? What future for Italy and for Europe?
Produced by Yann  PUSZTAI, François WIBAUX and Van MEGUERDITCHIAN.

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