italians voted a resounding no on changes to their constitution and early this morning italy’s prime minster matteo renzi confirmed he will resign his position. does anyone understand the referrendum? a yes would have ushered in changes to how laws snake through the italian government thereby diluting the strength of one side of the bicameral assembly. you can find detailed information on the economist.com. the economist explains in detail why they recommend (ed) for italians to vote no.
italy’s referrendumMonday, December 5th, 2016