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...
THURSDAY 23 MARCH 2017, IN TERRIS
How is Milan preparing to welcome the visit of Pope Francis? Which city will the Pontiff meet? The Mayor Giuseppe Sala explains it in this interview. "Today Milan is a city that has not renounced to be competitive and to promote the economy but, with the same intensity, it is also a Milan capable of solidarity. I hope that the Pope will see it with his own eyes and I also hope to have the opportunity to show him why Milan has made big steps forward in terms of solidarity". Milan is...
MONDAY 27 FEBRUARY 2017, IN TERRIS
A story of generosity, of solidarity, of simple human understanding in front of a difficult situation experienced by the neighbor. We could call it in many ways but what really remains of the beautiful gesture of don Gianni Vettorello, chaplain of the State Police, is the spontaneous humanity that oozes beyond any vestment or mission. The protagonist of this story is a couple of the small village of San Bortolo in Veneto, forced to sell their wedding rings to overcome the many, too many...
TUESDAY 21 FEBRUARY 2017, IN TERRIS
A photograph of the autumn of 2015, republished in newspapers on the occasion of the award of the Nobel Prizes 2016, portrayed an elderly Greek lady, a grandmother, Emilia Kamvisi, which, in the company of other two elderly ladies, feeds with a bottle a small Syrian migrant just landed on the island of Lesvos. Anyone who has watched this photo with attention can only have found it touching and rich in meaning. This snapshot, or, rather, this episode, is emblematic, paradigmatic, as Pope...
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