News EUROPEAN UNION
THURSDAY 11 JULY 2019, IN TERRIS
A petition dedicated to the invisible victims we cannot be divided on and whose memory we must honour
DON ALDO BUONAIUTO
our Holiness the Pope Francis, Honorable Antonio Guterres, David Sassoli and Giuseppe Conte, do you remember Aylan Kurdi, the three-year-old child wearing a red T-shirt and blue shorts lying on a Turkish beach after drowning? His picture spread around the world, but without teaching us anything. Do you remember the fourteen-year-old teenager travelling to Italy with his school report sewn to his jacket to prove he deserved to live in our country? He died in the Mediterranean Sea, without...
SUNDAY 26 MARCH 2017, IN TERRIS
We should not underestimate the discomfort, the sense of distrust and solitude of millions of European citizens, especially youth, in front of the tragedy of unemployment, of the increase in social inequalities and poverty, of the growing gap between strong and weak areas of this Europe. Without a stable and decent job for the new generations, without a real social inclusion, there is no future for our continent that is already torn apart by nationalistic warning signs and by creeping...
FRIDAY 24 MARCH 2017, IN TERRIS
DON ALDO BUONAIUTO
Europe, as historical reality, was born in the aftermath of the second world war before the sad spectacle of death and destruction that raged for years. Yet, to the pessimism of those years, thanks to the dynamism and to the strong will of the founding fathers, succeeded hope, in the awareness that it would have been possible to build a united Europe in small steps. The ethical imperative to turn the page and to reconstruct the future starting from the ruins left behind by the war,...
FRIDAY 08 JULY 2016, IN TERRIS
An interview with the political analyst Alessandro Politi
The nineteenth century was called "the century of utopias", of great visions of the future, of hope for a better world, "on a human scale" and for a united "human family". Yet, the twenty-first century opens the third millennium under the banner of "dystopia", that is, ''anti-utopia. "In short, it is a time without ideals, counter-ideals, and false ideals. The term "dystopia" appears in the title of a conference held in Rome today, Friday, July 8, by the Italian Society of Military History,...
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