Italy's Parliament to regain prestige, says speaker

(AGI) Bari, Sept 20 - Speaker of Italy's Chamber of DeputiesLaura Boldrini said on Saturday that she is confident thecountry's Parliament will regain its prestige for ensuringrepresentation of the Italian people. Speaking to a largeaudience of scholars and students on the Great War and the roleof some socialist pacifists at the Fondazione Di Vagno in thesouthern Italian town of Conversano, she said: "In the words ofthe historian Gaetano Salvemini 'protests have to betransformed into reforms'. It is with this resolve that I tryto enact change from day to day and carry

(AGI) Bari, Sept 20 - Speaker of Italy's Chamber of DeputiesLaura Boldrini said on Saturday that she is confident thecountry's Parliament will regain its prestige for ensuringrepresentation of the Italian people. Speaking to a largeaudience of scholars and students on the Great War and the roleof some socialist pacifists at the Fondazione Di Vagno in thesouthern Italian town of Conversano, she said: "In the words ofthe historian Gaetano Salvemini 'protests have to betransformed into reforms'. It is with this resolve that I tryto enact change from day to day and carry out the importantrole my office entails ," she concluded. . .