Italian far-right leader Giorgia Meloni’s biggest ally is the Lega party. Like Fratelli d’Italia, it’s an anti-immigrant party — but it has built its base promising to defend Italian business from globalization.
Pietro Bianchi is assistant professor of critical theory at the English Department of the University of Florida. He works on Marxism, the critique of ideology, psychoanalysis, and film studies. He is the author of Jacques Lacan and Cinema (Routledge 2017).