More than ten months into the Coronavirus pandemic, social distancing is still a central element of our response to this natural event. But while last spring this fundamentally unnatural measure was mostly described as a form of “caring” for others in difficult times, the language has somewhat shifted over time, and is increasingly based on guilt and sometimes even on playing on the population’s worst instincts.
(VERSIONE ITALIANA) Among the countless popular mobilizations that are taking place in Italy during this second wave of the Coronavirus pandemic, there is one nobody seems to care about, the struggle of nurses to obtain better working conditions.
A group of women from different working backgrounds offers several proposals for a “phase 2” of the Covid-19 emergency that also addresses social needs, and not only productive ones. We need a politics that goes beyond the management of emergencies, and tries to imagine a possible world. By Tristana Dini, Ilaria Durigon, Barbara Buoso and Sara Gandini.
Intervento sugli effetti dei pesticidi sulla salute dell’oncologo Carmine Cerullo della LILT, la Lega Italiana per la Lotta contro i Tumori, sezione provinciale di Lecce. 17 novembre 2018, Corigliano d’Otranto, Salento. Incontro pubblico a Masseria Sant’Angelo: “La cura dell’ulivo è la salute dell’uomo”.
Nel provare a raccontare la catastrofe ambientale di Taranto, le cui proporzioni sfidano l’immaginazione, ci si trova molto spesso a parlare di fin dove arriva, questa catastrofe.