“Remember [Steve] Bannon’s theorem, you put a reasonable face on right wing populism, you get elected.”
— Right wing Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini
The Guardian (11/21/18)
Rightwing populists are on the rise across Europe. With European parliamentary elections approaching, they are being offered help from Donald Trump’s former chief strategist, Steve Bannon. Over the last four months, the Guardian’s Paul Lewis followed his operation in Brussels, Rome and Venice – challenging Bannon over his media hype and the legality of his intervention.
(Illustration by Seth L. Taylor.)