10-15-09 - 10-15-09 US starts to help Italy get rid of...

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10-15-09 US starts to help Italy get rid of Communism after WWII After Americans leave in 1947, they make a group in Italy called the Gladio made up of Socialists, etc. to control what was going on in Italy to see what was going on there so they could report back to US. Around the late 1970s, Communism started regaining power in Italian government, and the US became more nervous. The alliance between the Center and the Right was much weaker. PCI tried to make their policies different from Soviet Communism to be closer to the Center. More Leftist politicians did not like the
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This note was uploaded on 02/24/2010 for the course HUI 239 taught by Professor Mariomignone during the Fall '10 term at SUNY Stony Brook.

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