Italian Gov’t To Bribe 500,000 Italians With Free Money To Stay Away From Terrorism
All of Europe is consumed figuring out how to eliminate the domestic danger posed by the Islamic State and other terror groups, but Italy thinks it has a solution: paying 500,000 people not to be bad.
Come mid-September, 500,000 18-year-olds will receive vouchers that amount up to $500 in cultural activities, namely concerts, movies and museums, The Washington Post reports. The total cost is expected to amount to $300 million.
“It sends a clear message — a welcome for those who reach the age of 18 and a reminder of how crucial culture is, both for personal enrichment and for strengthening the social fabric of the country,” program manager Tommaso Nannicini said. – READ MORE