Annual meeting of Northern League in Pontida 2015

Collection with 24 media items created by Cosimo Attanasio

Italy 21 Jun 2015 20:07

The Northern League is an Italian right-wing party, born in the 80s as secessionist party of northern Italy (renamed from them: Padania) is currently on federalist and xenophobic positions, it's the second more strongest Italian party. Like every June the militants gathering in Pontida to renew the oath of Alberto da Giussano against Frederick I in the XII century. In these images some portraits of supporters, activists and politicians of the Northern League, all the color and the folklore that takes place every year in the second half of June. This year the most representative symbol of the event is for sure the bulldozer, the party secretary Matteo Salvini has repeatedly more time that should be used bulldozers to resolve once and for all the issue of Roma camps and his statements had very much controversy in Italy. Matteo Salvini also expressed words of appreciation for the policy of closing borders by France in the refugee issue, stating that it should be hard fist even Italy.

Lega Nord Northern League Padania Separatism Xenophobic Party Matteo Salvini Berlusconi Umberto Bossi

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Northern League Rally 02
Pontida, Italy
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21 Jun 2015

Two young supporters of Donetsk Popular Repubblic @ Pontida 2015

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Northern League Rally 03
Pontida, Italy
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21 Jun 2015

a man holding a sign that says that the Native Americans couldn't regulate immigration and now they live on reserves.

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Northern League Rally 04
Pontida, Italy
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21 Jun 2015

some people make a selfie with Tony Iwobi, a militant emigrate from Nigeria.

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Northern League Rally 05
Pontida, Italy
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21 Jun 2015

Matteo Salvini national secretary of Northern League

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Northern League Rally 06
Pontida, Italy
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21 Jun 2015

Matteo Salvini national secretary of Northern League

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Northern League Rally 08
Pontida, Italy
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21 Jun 2015

Mario Borghezio, former member of Italian and European Parliament repeatedly condamned for varius crimes

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Northern League Rally 09
Pontida, Italy
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21 Jun 2015

brochure on the activities of N.G.O. "Padan Humanitarian"

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Northern League Rally 10
Pontida, Italy
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21 Jun 2015

An activist with a poster which invite to sign up for the abolition of actually Italian law on prostitution

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Northern League Rally 14
Pontida, Italy
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21 Jun 2015

a t-shirt with the written means "more rum and less Roma people"

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Northern League Rally 17
Pontida, Italy
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21 Jun 2015

The statue of Alberto from Giussano (their undisputed hero) and green smoke (green is the color of N.L.)

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Northern League Rally 22
Pontida, Italy
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21 Jun 2015

An activist with a poster which invite to sign up for the abolition of actually Italian law on prostitution on the roof of chemical toilets.

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Northern League Rally 23
Pontida, Italy
By Cosimo Attanasio
21 Jun 2015

An action figure of the incredible Hulk "maneuvering" a bulldozer.

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Northern League Rally 24
Pontida, Italy
By Cosimo Attanasio
21 Jun 2015

A man with the gadget that every militants must have, the bulldozer model.