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TRIESTE, DECEMBER 1918, OPERATION PURGE: REMOVING THE “BAD” ITALIANS FROM TRIESTE
TRIESTE, DECEMBER 1918, OPERATION PURGE: REMOVING THE “BAD” ITALIANS FROM TRIESTE

TRIESTE, DECEMBER 1918, OPERATION PURGE: REMOVING THE “BAD” ITALIANS FROM TRIESTE

“Trieste, city out of history: out of history because its characters testify the plurinational history of Mitteleuropa, while its name express nothing but nationalistic obsession”. Claus Gatterer, scholar (translation of a quote from book “L’identità cancellata” – “Cancelled identity” by…

THE UNCOMFORTABLE TRUTHS OF ITALIAN HISTORY: THE SECOND THIRTY YEARS’ WAR
THE UNCOMFORTABLE TRUTHS OF ITALIAN HISTORY: THE SECOND THIRTY YEARS’ WAR

THE UNCOMFORTABLE TRUTHS OF ITALIAN HISTORY: THE SECOND THIRTY YEARS’ WAR

The history of the past century has lead to the end of Mitteleuropa, swept away by rising nationalisms resulting in two World Wars, even better, to a long war that lasted thirty years (1914-1945). The second Thirty Years’ War, the…

FREE TERRITORY OF TRIESTE AND RACIAL LAWS: A 1960 CLASSIFIED DOCUMENT
FREE TERRITORY OF TRIESTE AND RACIAL LAWS: A 1960 CLASSIFIED DOCUMENT

FREE TERRITORY OF TRIESTE AND RACIAL LAWS: A 1960 CLASSIFIED DOCUMENT

At the end of World War II, one of the first actions of the occupying Allied Military Government (A.M.G. V.G.) based in Trieste was to repeal the shameful racial laws force by Italy in 1938 against the Jews. It was…