Italian opposition lawmakers called for his resignation of the President of the Senate, Ignacio La Russaand the Undersecretary of the Ministry of Defence, Isabella Rautifor the praise for the post-fascist Italian Social Movement (MSI) that the official politicians did through social networks.
“In memory of my father, who was one of the founders of the MSI in Sicily and who chose the path of free and democratic participation with the MSI for the rest of his life in defense of his ideas respectful of the Italian Constitution,” he wrote. La Russa on social networks, recalling the birth of the movement founded in 1946, in which his father participated along with other exponents who had previously supported the regime of Benito Mussolini.
Before La Russa, Rauti had remembered through social networks “the 76 years of the birth of the MSI in Rome”. “Honour to the founders and militants of the MSI,” wrote the daughter of one of the founders of the force, Pino Rauti.
On Twitter the deputy of the opposition Democratic Party, Stefano Vaccariclaimed: “Rauti and La Russa are incompatible with their government and institutional functions. An unspeakable cultural drift. Resign!“. In the same line as Vaccari, several legislators opposed to the Executive made up of three right-wing and ultra-right forces that, since October, has been headed by Giorgia Meloni, have expressed themselves.