After founding the first European television stations entirely dedicated to music, Videomusic in 1984 and Super Channel in 1988, from 1995 to 1999 Maria Lina Marcucci was nominated Vice President of the Tuscany Regional Government and Regional Minister for Culture, Communications and Entertainment. From 2002 to 2007 President of the Board of the Italian national newspaper on political, economic and cultural issues, L’Unità, re-launched in 2001. At the end of 2001, she founded, in Lucca, Campus Studi del Mediterraneo, a non profit Foundation promoting experimental learning activities in innovative sectors of Higher Education.Since 2005, she has been Chairman and Legal Representative of the Robert F. Kennedy Foundation of Europe.