I met Suzanne through one of her long emails. I’ve waited long before speaking of her not because she did not give me her consent, something she did immediately without I asked, but because her story is the story of a victim that technically we call collateral. Her suffering, indeed, is not collateral. She is a girl, now a woman, who assisted to the violence, psychological and … Continua a leggere Fate or choice?
Someone has told me to be surprised because of my love for culture. To tell the truth, I was surprised of his surprise! I’ll take advantage of the occasion to explain the meaning of culture for me and the reason why we all need to work because culture could become the route of our thought and choices. The first thing to say is probably that … Continua a leggere Culture and the feeling of culture
Power appears as one of the most requested objectives of the most. It seems to grant the opportunity to satisfy the wish of supremacy that many feel as a direct consequence of their stability. The problem is that power, as considered by the most, has the negative connotation of being achieved through violence, both verbal, physical and psychological, and being conquered through strength, political or … Continua a leggere Obsessed by power
As long as we continue to close our eyes not to see the truth, we will remain as blind to sense and unable to solve any issue. Blindness has become the measure of our existence as if not seeing we could imagine to set far from us the many questions our attitude is arousing in the deepest and hidden part of what remains in us … Continua a leggere If we were moved by peace…
Once we said no news good news, today it seems no more acceptable. Our daily life is surrounded and overwhelmed by news… real and fake ones… however it seems we cannot do anything without someone told us what is happening around us. We are no more able to do without we know what others say and how they explain the life which is around us and that … Continua a leggere The scent of beauty
Our lost land is not very far from Thomas Stearns Eliot’s The Waste Land (1922). It is a place where we continue to live though we have abandoned the thought of it and its concern. It is a physical place where the Earth is despised and waste by its inhabitants, but it is also the place of the interior discomfort in front of a life people don’t … Continua a leggere The lost land
Civil disobedience is civil and is a MUST when the choice one is doing is not because of personal interests but because of conscience and it is acted, not spoken, in the gentle care towards who suffer because of the governors’ unjust and dubitable decisions. It depends on conscience. What are the fundamentals one has put at the base of his/her human structure? What is the … Continua a leggere Civil disobedience is “civil”…
There is a reign inside of us where we hide our discomfort. Apparently it seems plain and secure because of its never-ending repetitiveness, but if we realize its quietness is nothing but the access to our interior death we also understand that its calmness has been the prison of our lost dreams. It is the reign of boredom. The place, I mean, where we have … Continua a leggere The reign of boredom
https://ragguagliami.altervista.org/cultura-e-culture-la-pluralita-dei-centri-loredana-de-vita-e-la-riflessione-del-tempo-e-dei-tempi/ “CULTURA E CULTURE, LA PLURALITA’ DEI CENTRI”, LOREDANA DE VITA E LA RIFLESSIONE DEL TEMPO E DEI TEMPI Il nuovo saggio della Professoressa Loredana De Vita è “Cultura e culture, la pluralità dei centri”, una visione gramsciana del tempo e dei tempi, edito da NULLA DIE editore, ed è uno straordinario messaggio di come la cultura dei centri possa inglobare, espandersi e svilupparsi grazie ad … Continua a leggere Daniela Merola recensisce”Cultura e culture. La pluralità dei centri. Una lettura gramsciana del tempo e dei tempi”.
The stronger you feel the weakest you are. Strength and weakness are not absolutes. They depend on the freedom your heart is willing to put in the game and to invest in humanity. Some think to be strong because they have everything, some to be weak because they have nothing. Yet, possess is not the measure of strength neither it is of weakness. It can make … Continua a leggere The power of the simples