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Youth in revolt: Young Europeans propel populist tide

Supporters of Italy's 5 Star Movement take part in a rally to celebrate the country's new government. Photo: Antonio Masiello/Getty Images

"Struggling to find jobs, and often living at home, younger generations are propelling antiestablishment parties to new heights of power" — Wall Street Journal's Eric Sylvers (subscription).

The big picture: There's "a feeling across much of the Western world that the younger generation will struggle to surpass their parents in wealth and security."