Ángel Gahona’s death, a symbol of Nicaragua crisis

  “Justice for Ángel Gahona ! “   Angel Gahona was a 42-years-old Nicaraguan journalist who ran the local news website El Meridiano, famous in Bluefields for covering thorny stories such as police corruption and drug trafficking that other journalists preferred to ignore. The journalist was killed on 21 April – day four of a continuing Read more about Ángel Gahona’s death, a symbol of Nicaragua crisis[…]

Still following the 100 steps of Peppino Impastato 40 years after his death

  Anti-mafia activists and ordinary citizens marched Wednesday to the Sicilian town of Cinisi to honor the 40th anniversary of the death of anti-Mafia activist Giuseppe (Peppino) Impastato. The march was organised by the ‘memorial home‘ dedicated to the memory of Impastato and his mother Felicia, who fought tirelessly to have Cosa Nostra found guilty Read more about Still following the 100 steps of Peppino Impastato 40 years after his death[…]

Second edition of Mediterraneo Downtown in Prato

From the 3rd to the 6th of May, the second edition of the festival Mediterraneo Downtown was held in Prato, Tuscany. It was, once again, an eventful and passionating, couple of days : conferences, music, books, outdoor events …               This year, the Mediterraneo Downtown Peace Prize was won Read more about Second edition of Mediterraneo Downtown in Prato[…]

A historic sentence for the “Mafia-State Negotiation ” trial

As declared the judge Alfred Montalton, not only there has been negociations between the Italian State and Cosa Nostra, but it was also done by mafias bosses, three high-ranked official policemen and the founder of Forza Italia. While the “piovra” murdered judges as Giovanni Falcone and Paolo Borsellino, unarmed citizens in the slaughters of Florence Read more about A historic sentence for the “Mafia-State Negotiation ” trial[…]