May Day in Torino

First Meloni Edition

Rain is always bad for protests. Particularly in a drought-stricken region like northern Italy, where the slightest hint of thunder sends people running indoors.

Follow the flag. May Day, Torino.

Political circumstances being what they are, however, judging from the number of demonstrators that turned out, the Torinese decided to stay the course.

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Photograph courtesy of Joel Schalit. All rights reserved.