ITALY: Comic Opera

ITALY

"Comic Opera"

The suspension by the Fascisti of the Communist journal Il Lavoratore caused some caustic comment in the Chamber of Deputies.

Signer Bombacci, Communist deputy of Trieste, wanted to know why the paper in question was suppressed and also if Italian Communists were to be deprived of their citizenship rights.

Signer Giunta, Fascist deputy of Trieste, took it upon himself to answer. He pointed out that when Trieste was expressing its devotion to its flag, King and people, Communists presented themselves fully armed before the...

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