Leo Valiani (Leo Weiczen)

Tripoli 1909-Milan 1999. Grew up in Fiume under the Austrian Empire, exiled to Ponza for anti-Fascism in 1928, joined the Communist Party, then fled to France, broke off with the PCI and joined Giustizia e Libertà Ended up in a concentration camp, senior exponent of the Partito d’Azione and – with Sandro Pertini – of the insurrection of Milan. Journalist with the Corriere della Sera, eminent historian, Republican MP, senator for life from 1980.

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