The Paisano

Homeland Insecurity

Graphic by Emma Reeves

Raul Diaz

October 23, 2019

75,000 people flooded Stadio San Paolo in July 1984 to celebrate the signing of an Argentine superstar to their beloved soccer club, Napoli. The economy was hit hard by two oil crises during the 1970s. As a result, Italy experienced significant stagflation, and the city of Naples was harshly affected....