In 2009/10, squeezed by insolvency, a lack of liquidity, and Federal limitations, the California government began to issue a 'parallel currency' in IOUs in lieu of payment on everything from supplies to contracted services and health-care costs, so i
Here comes the flood. My worst fears of The League's leader Matteo Salvini's ego getting in the way of seizing the political moment by the horns were overblown. It feels good to be wrong every once in a while.
By the late summer of 30 BC, ancient Rome had been embroiled in an almost endless, decades-long period of instability and civil war.
The young people of Italy overwhelmingly backed parties critical of the European Union, open borders and the Euro single currency.
In what is being called "the mother of all anti-establishment votes," populist-nationalist parties hammered parties identified as being part of the old guard in Italian elections Sunday, radically altering Italy's political landscape.
Heading into the weekend, the Italian government massively stepped up security across the country in anticipation of demonstrations by anti-fascist and far-right groups, ahead of the general election on March 04.