Top Photo | Five Stars Movement leader Luigi Di Maio attends his party's final rally in Rome, March 2, 2018. Andrew Medichini | AP
Populist Politics

European Establishment Loses its First Major Election to Populism

The Italian elections have changed the calculus. After having fought off popular rejection of its neoliberal economic policies that serve its own interests, the European establishment has lost its first major election to a populist party.