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Italy sees purple over politics


Italians fed up with the political parties on offer have begun their own pressure group, the Purple People Movement.

Supporters, who wear purple, say Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi has brought shame on the country with a series of scandals, while the official opposition is doing little to tackle the problem.

Duncan Kennedy reports from Rome.

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