Orlando, an act of terror and hate

953300e77d6db4d225c46bc69ca0a37a“ORLANDO, Fla. — Dozens of bodies were removed overnight Monday from a popular gay nightclub […] 50 people dead, including the gunman, and 53 wounded”. The news spreads out around the world. Another attack against gay people. Against freedom and democracy, in a country that is supposed to be free and democratic (but in where you can die every day, walking back home or entering a drugstore).
Orlando. Not just an American mass murderer, but a global one; something that crosses over national borders, reaching Europe and all the countries involved in the fight against the Islamic State. Continue reading

Köln Hauptbahnhof. Riflessioni ad alta voce

koeln-hauptbahnhof-100_v-TeaserAufmacherLa conosco bene quella piazza, venuta alla ribalta per i fatti di Colonia. Quante soste sotto il duomo, fiero ed elegante. Un ricordo di tanti anni fa, di quelli più belli, oggi mortificato dalla viltà e dall’arroganza di chi ancora crede che il corpo della donna sia a portata di mano, sempre e comunque. Continue reading