Free Trieste Movement

Italian nationalism

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…

TIMAVO MAY 27th, 1917: THE FAILED VENTURE OF MAJOR GIOVANNI RANDACCIO AND THE FALSE TALE OF GABRIELE D’ANNUNZIO
TIMAVO MAY 27th, 1917: THE FAILED VENTURE OF MAJOR GIOVANNI RANDACCIO AND THE FALSE TALE OF GABRIELE D’ANNUNZIO

TIMAVO MAY 27th, 1917: THE FAILED VENTURE OF MAJOR GIOVANNI RANDACCIO AND THE FALSE TALE OF GABRIELE D’ANNUNZIO

The statue of Gabriele D’Annunzio, placed in Piazza della Borsa by the Municipality of Trieste. The warrior-poet hailed by Italian nationalists is one of the precursors of Fascism and of the racial persecutions that hit Trieste. The provocative inauguration ceremony…

SURVIVING IN AN HOSTILE ENVIRONMENT: INSTITUTIONALIZED MAFIAS IN TRIESTE
SURVIVING IN AN HOSTILE ENVIRONMENT: INSTITUTIONALIZED MAFIAS IN TRIESTE

SURVIVING IN AN HOSTILE ENVIRONMENT: INSTITUTIONALIZED MAFIAS IN TRIESTE

Surviving in a hostile environment: this is what one must face when placed under the rule of the mafia, of organized crime. And it is also what happens when the State itself, which should fight organized crime, tolerates it for…

THE POLITICS OF COMPROMISES: ALL ITALIAN WASTE GOES TO TRIESTE!
THE POLITICS OF COMPROMISES: ALL ITALIAN WASTE GOES TO TRIESTE!

THE POLITICS OF COMPROMISES: ALL ITALIAN WASTE GOES TO TRIESTE!

Trieste incineration plant: ramp to the discharge hopper.  The Lega of Italian vice-premier Matteo Salvini declares that waste produced in Campania must no longer be disposed in Northern Italy. We are fine with that, each community should take care of its…