Monday 28 May 2012

Sunday 27 May 2012

sulle nostre gambe (23 maggio)

Antimafia march, Palermo, on 23 May 2012 - to mark the 20th anniversary of the assassination of Giovanni Falcone at Capaci. Route: from the memorial tree at the site of Paolo Borsellino's murder in via d'Amelio, to 'l'albero Falcone' (the Falcone tree) outside Falcone's former apartment in via Notarbartolo. 

'They have not killed their ideas, they walk on our legs' (antimafia slogan, adapted from Giovanni Falcone)

'Those who come here to contemplate, remember that not all Sicilians are mafiosi, and not all mafiosi are Sicilians' (plaque in via d'Amelio).

Saturday 26 May 2012

dopo venti anni (human chain)

  Human chain around the Palace of Justice, then public gathering - Palermo, 22 May 2012: the evening before the 20th anniversary of the 'strage di Capaci', the assassination at Capaci of Giovanni Falcone, his wife Francesca Morvillo and his police escort