Category Archives: politics

La crisi delle parole

Palombella Rossa (1989) è uno dei più famosi film di Nanni Moretti sulla crisi ideologica della sinistra e sulla dissoluzione del partito Comunista Italiano. Questa è una delle mie scene preferite. Le parole sono importanti!, dice Michele Apicella, interpretando la crisi

La crisi delle parole

Palombella Rossa (1989) è uno dei più famosi film di Nanni Moretti sulla crisi ideologica della sinistra e sulla dissoluzione del partito Comunista Italiano. Questa è una delle mie scene preferite. Le parole sono importanti!, dice Michele Apicella, interpretando la crisi

Sulla Brexit

Dopo l’esito positivo del referendum britannico sulla Brexit, molte parole sono state spese per capire come mai la Gran Bretagna sia uscita dall’Unione Europea analizzando internamente l’accaduto. Da un lato, si sono analizzati i dati dei votanti dal punto di vista anagrafico, geografico,

Sulla Brexit

Dopo l’esito positivo del referendum britannico sulla Brexit, molte parole sono state spese per capire come mai la Gran Bretagna sia uscita dall’Unione Europea analizzando internamente l’accaduto. Da un lato, si sono analizzati i dati dei votanti dal punto di vista anagrafico, geografico,

The Political Blu

The street artist, Blu, who has already erased his graffitis from the streets of Berlin, has decided to erase also his graffitis from the Bologna’s walls. On his web page the reason:  In Bologna, there is not Blu anymore. And there won’t

The Political Blu

The street artist, Blu, who has already erased his graffitis from the streets of Berlin, has decided to erase also his graffitis from the Bologna’s walls. On his web page the reason:  In Bologna, there is not Blu anymore. And there won’t

Questions on the commons

Capitalism has always been using the commons. Expropriating the commons through enclosures / primitive accumulation / accumulation by dispossession, but also extracting them from the collective labour of worker during the production process. This means that capitalism has used them

Questions on the commons

Capitalism has always been using the commons. Expropriating the commons through enclosures / primitive accumulation / accumulation by dispossession, but also extracting them from the collective labour of worker during the production process. This means that capitalism has used them

Catachresis

Catachresis, generally, consists in assigning a sign already assigned to a first idea to a new idea, that had either no sign corresponding to it, or no more left in that particular language. It corresponds, consequently, to the use of

Catachresis

Catachresis, generally, consists in assigning a sign already assigned to a first idea to a new idea, that had either no sign corresponding to it, or no more left in that particular language. It corresponds, consequently, to the use of

endless empire

Endless empire

“Kublai Khan does not necessarily believe everything Marco Polo says when he describes the cities visited on his expeditions, but the emperor of the Tartars does continue listening to the young Venetian with greater attention and curiosity than he shows any

endless empire

Endless empire

“Kublai Khan does not necessarily believe everything Marco Polo says when he describes the cities visited on his expeditions, but the emperor of the Tartars does continue listening to the young Venetian with greater attention and curiosity than he shows any

cameron and thatcher

Cameron and Thatcher

An article of The Guardian that talks about the new book of Polly Toynbee and David Walker: Cameron’s Coup. The article has been written before 2015 General election, commenting on the work carried out by Cameron during the first government (low-taxation to the high

cameron and thatcher

Cameron and Thatcher

An article of The Guardian that talks about the new book of Polly Toynbee and David Walker: Cameron’s Coup. The article has been written before 2015 General election, commenting on the work carried out by Cameron during the first government (low-taxation to the high