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Il PE invita la Russia a porre fine all’occupazione dei territori georgiani

Posted by fidest press agency su sabato, 16 giugno 2018

I deputati chiedono alla Russia di cessare l’occupazione dei territori georgiani dell’Abkhazia e dell’Ossezia del Sud e rispettare pienamente l’integrità territoriale della Georgia.
In una risoluzione non vincolante votata giovedì, i deputati sottolineano che a dieci anni dall’ aggressione militare contro la Georgia, la Russia continua la sua occupazione illegale dei territori georgiani dell’Abkhazia e dell’Ossezia meridionale. È stato il primo grande attacco della Russia all’ordine europeo, seguito da altri atti di aggressione, come l’annessione della Crimea e la guerra in Ucraina orientale, dichiarano i deputati.I deputati osservano, inoltre, che la Russia si rifiuta di attuare l’accordo di cessate il fuoco del 12 agosto 2008, mediato dall’UE, e rafforza costantemente la sua presenza militare illegale in tali regioni.Il Parlamento sostiene la sovranità e l’integrità territoriale della Georgia e chiede alla Russia di revocare la sua decisione di riconoscere la cosiddetta indipendenza delle regioni georgiane dell’Abkhazia e dell’Ossezia meridionale.I deputati chiedono alla Russia di ritirare tutte le sue forze militari da tali regioni, di garantire alla missione di vigilanza dell’Unione europea (EUMM) il pieno accesso ai territori occupati e di fermare l’erezione di recinzioni in filo spinato, che ostacolano i contatti interpersonali e isolano la popolazione.La risoluzione sui territori georgiani occupati, a dieci anni dall’invasione russa, è stata approvata per alzata di mano.

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Italia-Georgia: accordo tra SACE (Gruppo CDP) e il Fondo georgiano d’investimento

Posted by fidest press agency su mercoledì, 15 marzo 2017

Beniamino QuintieriIn occasione del Business Forum Italia-Georgia, SACE (Gruppo Cassa depositi e prestiti) e il fondo d’investimento georgiano Partnership Fund, hanno annunciato la firma di un nuovo accordo di collaborazione destinato ad ampliare le opportunità di business tra i due Paesi. Nell’ambito dell’intesa, le due società si impegnano a promuovere export e investimenti tra Italia e Georgia attraverso l’individuazione di progetti di comune interesse, lo scambio di informazioni e la condivisione di best practices, inclusa la possibilità di avvalersi di servizi innovativi di advisory e assistenza tecnica per supportare le aziende – principalmente PMI – nello sviluppo di progetti in settori chiave per la crescita delle due economie L’accordo – firmato dal Presidente di SACE Beniamino Quintieri e dal CEO del Partnership Fund David Saganelidze – completa e si aggiunge alla collaborazione già avviata nel 2015 quando SACE si è aggiudicata un contratto di advisory per la costituzione e l’avvio delle attività della nuova agenzia di export credit georgiana, controllata dal Partnership Fund, cui ha fornito servizi di consulenza e un programma di formazione tecnica con l’obiettivo di trasferire gli strumenti e il know-how necessari a sostenere le imprese georgiane nello sviluppo di attività di export.“Con questa iniziativa aggiungiamo un nuovo tassello alla preziosa partnership con il Fondo georgiano e ci impegniamo a supportare attivamente i rapporti economico-commerciali tra Italia e Georgia, per contribuire all’identificazione di nuove opportunità cross-border a tutto vantaggio delle nostre imprese” – ha dichiarato Beniamino Quintieri.
David Saganelidze ha accolto con entusiasmo il nuovo accordo dicendo che “rafforzerà la cooperazione iniziata due anni fa, quando abbiamo incaricato SACE come advisor per la creazione dell’agenzia di export credit georgiana attraverso cui oggi siamo in grado di supportare concretamente i percorsi di internazionalizzazione delle nostre imprese”.
In controtendenza rispetto al complesso quadro regionale, la Georgia è oggi una delle economie più dinamiche del Caucaso con un tasso di crescita del Pil che si avvicina al 3% e un business climate in costante miglioramento grazie alle riforme promosse dal governo volte ad una maggiore differenziazione dell’economia. Non a caso, l’export italiano nel Paese cresce a ritmi sostenuti (+37% nei primi dieci mesi del 2016) e si profilano interessanti opportunità per le imprese italiane soprattutto nei settori dell’energia, dell’agro-business, della trasformazione alimentare, della gomma e plastica e del packaging.

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Georgia visa waiver approved by Parliament

Posted by fidest press agency su sabato, 4 febbraio 2017

Georgian citizens will be able to enter the Schengen area without a visa for short stays, under a new law passed by Parliament on ThurSchengensday. The legislation still needs to be formally approved by the Council and will only enter into force once the suspension mechanism, which allows the temporary reintroduction of visas in the event of migration surges or risks to public security, is in place.
Parliament´s rapporteur for the proposal, Mariya Gabriel (EPP, BG), acknowledged the “broad and complex reforms” carried out by Georgia in order to get the visa waiver and thanked the country’s authorities and citizens for their consistency and patience. She also congratulated them on the strength of their democratic conviction and noted that the visa exemption brings the country closer to the EU.
Under the visa exemption, endorsed in plenary by 553 votes to 66, with 28 abstentions, Georgians who hold a biometric passport will have the right to enter the EU visa-free for 90 days in any 180-day period, for business, tourist or family purposes, but not to work.
Tbilisi has complied with all the benchmarks of its visa liberalisation plan, the text notes, underlining that “continuous fulfilment by Georgia of such criteria, especially on the fight against organised crime, will be duly monitored by the Commission.”
The visa waivers apply to the Schengen area, which includes 22 EU member states (all except Ireland, the UK, Croatia, Cyprus, Romania and Bulgaria), plus Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.
The legal change transferring Georgia from the list of countries whose nationals need a visa to enter the EU (the “negative” list) to the list of countries exempted from this requirement (the “positive” list) will have now to be approved by the Council of Ministers. Following its formal signature, the text will be published in the EU Official Journal.

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Civil Liberties MEPs confirm deal granting Georgia visa-free access to the EU

Posted by fidest press agency su venerdì, 13 gennaio 2017

SchengenThe deal reached between Parliament and Council negotiators granting Georgian citizens visa-free access to the Schengen area was endorsed on Thursday by the Civil Liberties Committee. The text, which was approved with 42 votes to 2, with 1 abstention, will need to be confirmed in plenary, probably in February.Under the visa exemption, Georgians who hold a biometric passport will be able to enter the EU without requesting a visa for 90 days in any 180-day period, for business, tourist or family purposes.The visa waivers apply to the Schengen area, which includes 22 EU member states (all except Ireland, the United Kingdom, Croatia, Cyprus, Romania and Bulgaria) plus Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland.
The legal change transferring Georgia from the list of countries whose nationals need a visa to enter the EU (the “negative” list) to the list of countries exempted of that requirement (the “positive” list) will have to be confirmed by Plenary as a whole, most likely in February. Following adoption by the Council of Ministers, the text will be signed and published in the Official Journal of the EU.
The visa waiver for Georgia will enter into force on the same date as the review of the visa suspension mechanism, which was approved by Parliament on 15 December (still pending finalisation of the official translation of the legal texts).

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International police cooperation: MEPs back Europol – Georgia deal to fight terrorism and organised crime

Posted by fidest press agency su sabato, 17 dicembre 2016

europolAn agreement establishing police cooperation between Europol and Georgia, aimed at strengthening the mutual fight against terrorism and organised crime, was backed by the European Parliament on Wednesday.
The operational and strategic agreement allow for the exchange of information, including personal data. Such information could come in the form of specialist knowledge, general situation reports, results of strategic analysis and information on criminal investigation procedures and crime-prevention methods. It could also include participation in training activities and advice and support during individual criminal investigations.”There are clear operational needs for Europol to deepen its cooperation with Georgia,” said Civil Liberties Committee Chair Claude Moraes (S&D, UK) who is Parliament’s rapporteur on the file. “According to Europol, Georgia is increasingly relevant in the fight against terrorism and organised crime, particularly as it is a transit country of so-called foreign fighters and a vital partner in the fight against Georgian organised criminal groups.”The conclusion of this strategic and operational cooperation agreement with Georgia would therefore aid and reinforce the fight against organised crime and would contribute to enhancing international law enforcement co-operation,” he added.Under the current rules established in the Europol Council Decision (2009/371/JHA), Parliament must be consulted only before the Council establishes police cooperation agreements with third countries.
However, the rapporteur underlines that with new Europol regulation entering into force from 11 May 2016 and applying from 1 May 2017, the Commission will have to check all existing cooperation agreements to see if they comply with data protection standards and inform Parliament of the outcome of the assessment.Once this new Europol regulation applies, Parliament will get an equal say with the Council on future police cooperation agreements and its approval will be required in order for new agreements to get the green light.
Parliament gave its green light to the agreement by 544 votes in favour to 99 against, with 66 abstentions.

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Georgia to get visa-free access to the EU, MEPs and Council negotiators agree

Posted by fidest press agency su giovedì, 15 dicembre 2016

WebGeorgian citizens will have the right to travel to the Schengen area without a visa under an informal deal struck by Parliament and Council negotiators on Tuesday.Parliament´s rapporteur, Mariya Gabriel (EPP, BG) said: “We are entering the final phase towards visa exemption for Georgian citizens. It was extremely important to reach a deal today, to move forward in parallel with the revision of the suspension mechanism and to be ready for a simultaneous entry into force. I am glad that the Council backed our commitment to deliver as soon as possible. At the end of the day we must keep in mind that this is for Georgian citizens to come closer to the European Union – in terms of mobility as well as in terms of political path”.The deal still needs to be confirmed by member state representatives (Coreper) and endorsed by the Civil Liberties Committee and the Parliament as a whole, probably in January. Member states had linked the proposal to exempt Georgia from visa requirements with the strengthening of the visa suspension mechanism. Parliament and the Council reached an agreement on this mechanism on 7 December, which will be put to a vote in plenary session on Thursday.At the request of MEPs, the Slovak Presidency promised to write to them by the end of this week confirming that the Council will now do its utmost to speed up the processing of the deal reached on Georgia.The visa waiver for Georgia will enter into force on the same date as the review of the visa suspension mechanism.

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International police cooperation: Civil Liberties MEPs back deals with Ukraine and Georgia

Posted by fidest press agency su sabato, 19 novembre 2016

ucrainaCivil Liberties MEPs on Thursday backed two agreements establishing police cooperation between Europol and Ukraine and Europol and Georgia. The “operational and strategic” agreements allow for the exchange of information, including personal data. Such information could be in the field of specialist knowledge, general situation reports, results of strategic analysis, information on criminal investigation procedures, information on crime-prevention methods, participation in training activities as well as providing advice and support in individual criminal investigations.According to Europol, Ukraine is increasingly relevant in the fight against organized crime, more specific drug-related and economic crimes, trafficking in human beings and smuggling, as well as mobile (itinerant) organised crime groups. Exchange of information will enable the EU, Member States and Ukraine to prevent and combat organised crime, terrorism and other forms of international crime more effectively.Georgia is increasingly relevant in the fight against terrorism an organised crime, more specifically since it is a transit country for foreign fighters and a vital partner in the fight against Georgian organised criminal groups.Under the current rules established in the Europol Council Decision (2009/371/JHA), Parliament must only be consulted before the Council establishes police cooperation agreements with third countries. However, the rapporteur underlines that, according to the new Europol regulation, which entered into force on 11 May 2016 and will apply from 1 May 2017, the Commission will have to check all existing cooperation agreements to see if they comply with data protection standards and inform Parliament of about the outcome of the assessment.
Once the new Europol regulation starts to apply, Parliament will decide on an equal footing with Council on future police cooperation agreements and will be required to give a green light to new agreements.
The two agreements must now be voted by the full House. The agreement establishing police cooperation with Ukraine is scheduled for a vote in the Brussels-session on 1 December, in order for Council to sign the agreement at the EU-Ukraine summit on 24 November. The cooperation agreement with Georgia is expected to be voted later.

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EP urges Council to open talks on a visa waiver for Georgia “without any further delay”

Posted by fidest press agency su venerdì, 28 ottobre 2016

europeParliament calls on the Council to start negotiations on exempting Georgian citizens from EU visa requirements “without any further delay”. In a letter sent on Wednesday to the Slovak Presidency, Civil Liberties MEPs invite the Council to open trilogue talks “as soon as possible at the beginning of November”. MEPs note that there is no real reason for delaying the talks on Georgia´s visa waiver, given that both the Parliament and the Council have approved mandates, following the confirmation by the Commission that the country has fulfilled all criteria. MEPs complain that the Council decided that “trilogues would not start before an agreement on the revision of the suspension mechanism is reached with the European Parliament”. They underline that the interinstitutional discussions on the review of the suspension mechanism -which allows a temporary reintroduction of visa requirements in certain situations- are ongoing, with negotiators actively seeking solutions on the remaining open issues.
“We cannot but regret the delay the Council statement has caused in the negotiations on visa liberalisation with Georgia”, committee chair Claude Moraes (S&D, UK) and Rapporteur Mariya Gabriel (EPP, BG) state in their letter.
“Our guiding principle is that every country that meets all the benchmarks can benefit from visa liberalisation, and that is the case of Georgia”, underlined Ms Gabriel, insisting that the EU must deliver on its promises.
“There should be no further delay to move” on this file, she added, and reminded that visa liberalisation represents, in the context of the EU-Georgia partnership and the Eastern Partnership, a very concrete achievement for citizens.

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Civil liberties MEPs back visa waivers for Kosovo and Georgia

Posted by fidest press agency su mercoledì, 7 settembre 2016

parlamento europeoPlans to grant citizens of Kosovo and Georgia the right to travel to the Schengen area without a visa were backed by Civil Liberties Committee MEPs on Monday. The Committee approved the visa waiver for Kosovo by 25 votes to 24 with 2 abstentions, and that for Georgia by 44 votes to 5. Following the abolition of visas for the citizens of Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Montenegro and Serbia in 2009 and for Albania and Bosnia and Hercegovina in 2010, Kosovo was left isolated as the only Balkan country whose citizens still needed a visa to travel to the EU. It started the visa liberalisation process in 2012, four years after all the other countries in its neighbourhood.One of the 95 criteria the country should fulfil before obtaining the visa waiver is to ratify the border agreement with Montenegro, still pending.Parliament´s rapporteur for the proposal, Tanja Fajon (S&D, SI), believes that lifting the visa requirements will send a powerful signal to Kosovars, so that the country does not lose its EU accession hopes and aspirations and thus pursues its stability and democratic reform efforts. Regarding the non-recognition issue (five EU countries do not recognize Kosovo), the draft legislation states that the abolition of visas does not affect the individual positions of the EU member states on Kosovo’s status.
The EU-Georgia visa liberalisation dialogue started in 2012 and by the end of 2015, the EU Commission had concluded that the country had fulfilled all the benchmarks. Mariya Gabriel (EPP, BG), Parliament´s rapporteur for the proposal, believes that the visa waiver is an important instrument for stepping up economic and cultural relations and intensifying political dialogue, including on human rights and fundamental freedoms.More efforts are necessary, however, in areas such as freedom of the media, independence of the judiciary, the fairness of elections and increased participation of women and national minority representatives, says Ms Gabriel.
The Committee approved the opening of negotiations with the Council on the Georgia proposal (with 44 votes in favour, 5 against and 1 abstention), with a view to reaching an agreement at the first reading, as well as the composition of the negotiating team. On Kosovo, MEPs rejected starting talks with the Council, with 24 votes to 25.

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“The Unsung Heroes of 1989: Churches and Religious Leaders, Then and Now in Eastern Europe and Beyond”

Posted by fidest press agency su lunedì, 23 marzo 2015

SantaMariaMaggioreRoma Piazza di Santa Maria Maggiore, 7 Giovedì 24 marzo 2015 – ore 17:30 Aula Magna Fr. James McCann S.J., Rector of the Pontifical Oriental Institute, announces a new series of occasional lectures on topics of contemporary importance relating to the Christian East. These lectures will explore religious, political, and historical aspects of contemporary life all over the world, but especially in regions where Oriental Christian communities are thriving or have thrived.The first lecture in the series concerns the pivotal year of 1989. More than 25 years after the “earthquake” that shook Eastern Europe, little is still known about the crucial role of the Christian Churches and their leaders in bringing about truly revolutionary change. The same Churches and their leaders not only helped to overthrow Communist rule, but worked very hard to build democracy in the region. What are the Churches doing today to construct a democratic society? Could they play a significant part in resolving conflict and bringing about change in areas such as Ukraine and Georgia? We are delighted to welcome to the Pontifical Oriental Institute Professor Jane Leftwich Curry of Santa Clara University, a Jesuit University in California. Since 2011 she has also been Visiting Professor at the Centre of East European Studies of the University of Warsaw. Professor Curry is an eminent specialist in the politics and history of Eastern Europe.
She is calling her lecture “The Unsung Heroes of 1989: Churches and Religious Leaders, Then and Now in Eastern Europe and Beyond.”

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Will Europe stand by Ukraine after trade pact?

Posted by fidest press agency su venerdì, 27 giugno 2014

Ukraine1 – together with Georgia and Moldova – are set to sign a controversial trade pact with the European Union on Friday, June 27. It is likely to prompt Russia’s wrath, says Geopolitical Information Service author Professor Stefan Hedlund, Research Director in Russian and Eurasian Studies, Uppsala University, Sweden.Russia has taken punishing measures against those nations who are seeking closer ties with the West. It was Ukraine’s refusal to sign the deal at the last moment which sparked massive riots in Kiev in November 2013 and split the nation.But will Europe turn its back on Ukraine if the former Soviet republic plunges further into crisis as Russia squeezes the last economic breath from the nation of 45 million? asks Professor Hedlund.‘The contradiction between lofty ideals and realpolitik – power and material considerations – has remained something of a founding principle of international relations,’ he says.In 2008, the Georgians believed that the door to Nato was open for them, and that they would receive support against Russian retaliation. ‘When Russian tanks rolled in, the West averted its eyes,’ says Professor Hedlund.‘Although the crisis in Ukraine has caused the rhetoric on the freedom to choose to become a bit more subdued, Western political leaders will, as a rule, still insist that Ukraine retains a right to join both Nato and the European Union, irrespective of what Russia may feel.‘Reiterating statements of the kind, which have become so central to Western political culture, may provide a feeling of warm glow, and of moral superiority’, adds Professor Hedlund. ‘But there is also a downside’.
‘When oppressed people listen to the lofty rhetoric, they may be deluded into believing that the speakers stand ready to back their words with action.’‘The tragedy in Ukraine is unlikely to be the last illustration of the ingrained Western practice of speaking loudly and carrying a limp stick.’Read Professor Hedlund’s full statement here.

 

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Visas: European Parliament gives green light to EU-Armenia visa facilitation agreement

Posted by fidest press agency su sabato, 12 ottobre 2013

Armenian citizens will face fewer hurdles to travel to the EU for short stays, under an EU-Armenia visa facilitation agreement backed by the European Parliament on Wednesday. MEPs also gave their green light to an EU-Armenia agreement on the readmission of persons residing without authorisation.The EU-Armenia visa facilitation agreement aims to facilitate the issue of short-stay visas for an intended stay of no more than 90 days per period of 180 days.The new rules will make the procedures quicker (the decision will have to be taken within 10 days, in urgent cases two days or less), cheaper (the visa fee for processing applications of Armenian citizens shall amount to 35 €) and less bureaucratic (the documents to be presented regarding the purpose of the journey have been simplified for some categories of persons, in particular for close relatives, members of official delegations, students, business people, journalists, scientists, etc). There are also simplified criteria for issuing multiple-entry visas. Armenian citizens who are holders of diplomatic passports are exempted from the visa requirement for short stays.
Armenia already exempts all EU citizens from the visa obligation since 10 January 2013.”The simplified visa regime can bring a new impetus to cooperation, mainly to mobility of citizens, which is essential in building people-to-people contacts”, says rapporteur Edit Bauer (EPP, SK).The EU has already concluded visa facilitation agreements with nine non-EU countries. From countries of South Caucasus there is such agreement concluded only with Georgia so far, but the negotiations with Azerbaijan are already under way.

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I clandestini in Usa

Posted by fidest press agency su lunedì, 20 giugno 2011

Questa nuova legge è stata “disegnata solo per terrorizzare la comunità latina” in Alabama. Wade Henderson, direttore della Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights, gruppo sostenitore dei diritti civili e umani, commentava con queste parole il nuovo decreto anti-immigranti approvato recentemente in questo Stato del profondo sud. La nuova legge firmata dal governatore Robert J. Bentley è considerata la più aspra verso i clandestini, persino più di quella approvata l’anno scorso dallo Stato dell’Arizona, la quale fu poi emulata dalla Georgia, Indiana e Utah. I poliziotti statali e locali in Alabama dovranno controllare lo status immigratorio di coloro che fermeranno anche per infrazioni minori se li sospettano di essere nel Paese illegalmente. Ovviamente i poliziotti baseranno i loro sospetti sulle capacità linguistiche e il colore della pelle dei possibili clandestini creando dunque una specie di “racial profiling” che spesso conduce alla discriminazione. Questo aspetto della nuova legge è già stato dichiarato illegale dalla Corte Suprema ma poco importa ai legislatori dell’Alabama. L’idea della nuova legge non è di risolvere la questione dell’immigrazione ma di suggerire agli elettori che il governo statale sta facendo qualcosa contro i clandestini.
Questa nuova legge però va oltre quelle di altri Stati dato che renderebbe illegale l’iscrizione dei clandestini alle università pubbliche e gli proibirebbe persino il semplice fatto di chiedere lavoro. Dare un passaggio a un clandestino sarebbe contro la legge. Proibisce anche affittare case o appartamenti ai clandestini. I proprietari dunque dovranno investigare per determinare se il futuro inquilino ha il diritto di essere negli Stati Uniti. Persino la frequenza dei ragazzi alle scuole elementari e secondarie diventerà problematica. Per legge federale le scuole non possono chiedere prova di essere nel Paese legalmente per frequentare la scuola. Ma la nuova legge dell’Alabama richiede che alla fine dell’anno scolastico le scuole presentino un rendiconto di quanti studenti sono presunti clandestini. Come altre leggi statali che cercano di risolvere la problematica questione dell’immigrazione anche questo nuovo decreto sarà messo alla prova dai tribunali. La American Civil Liberties Union, un gruppo importante sui diritti civili, ha già annunciato che denuncerà lo Stato dell’Alabama per questa legge. I tribunali naturalmente la renderanno illegale in toto o almeno in parte. Poco importa però ai legislatori ed al governatore repubblicani dello Stato. La loro intenzione è di seminare il panico fra i 120.000 clandestini che vi risiedono.
Le leggi sull’immigrazione fanno parte dell’ambito federale che sfortunatamente non agisce per risolvere la situazione degli 11 milioni di clandestini. Si calcola che 3,5 milioni di questi clandestini hanno figli nati negli Stati Uniti e dunque cittadini americani. Le leggi che attaccano i clandestini spesso colpiscono anche i figli portati da bambini nel Paese e poi cresciuti negli Stati Uniti, cittadini a tutti gli effetti anche se gli mancano i documenti legali. Il problema fondamentale nella questione è che non si tratta di una semplicità in bianco e nero. Alcuni di questi “illegali” servono nelle forze armate americane e muoiono per “il loro” Paese. Il Pentagono sostiene che non ci siano clandestini arruolati nelle forze armate americane. Chiunque presenti documenti falsi sarà rifiutato. Tuttavia, la prima vittima degli Stati Uniti nella guerra in Iraq era Jose Gutierrez, un orfano guatemalteco cresciuto a Los Angeles. Era entrato illegalmente negli Stati Uniti e si era arruolato nei Marines con documenti falsi. Difficile rifiutare qualcuno che è morto servendo il suo “Paese”. Il sogno di Gutierrez di diventare cittadino americano divenne realtà solo dopo la sua morte.
Attaccare i clandestini con nuove leggi è cosa facile per i governi statali perché colpiscono i residenti più deboli i quali non hanno soldi per pagare le lobby che influenzano i politici. Ciononostante la questione dell’immigrazione tocca quasi tutti i latinos direttamente o indirettamente. Se i clandestini non hanno nessun potere politico i latinos sono una forza crescente negli Stati Uniti. I latinos già cittadini votano in grandissima maggioranza contro i repubblicani perché li vedono insensibili nel tema dell’immigrazione. Lo si è visto quando il governatore Bentley stava per firmare la nuova legge. Questi ha dichiarato di essere orgoglioso del lavoro fatto dalla legislatura. Bentley, un diacono dei Southern Baptist, non ha nemmeno pensato a che cosa direbbe Gesù Cristo del suo orgoglio di firmare la legge e l’effetto che essa potrà avere sui poveracci senza documenti. Carità cristiana? (Domenico Maceri)

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Sette contro Georgia

Posted by fidest press agency su martedì, 31 agosto 2010

Roma Eur 3 settembre 2010  Gay Village  – Parco del Ninfeo Via delle Tre Fontane angolo Via dell’Agricoltura Happy Hour – Ingresso gratuito dalle 20 alle 21.30 Giovedì: 8 €  – Venerdì: 13 € – Sabato: 16 € (compresa consumazione). Sette travestiti scatenati nel racconto delle loro gesta, sette confessioni, sette personaggi che portano in scena le mille facce di un erotismo a volte tragico, a volte grottesco, sempre teatrale, che sa esaltare, divertire, commuovere.  Alessandro Baldinotti, diplomato alla Civica Scuola d’Arte Drammatica del Piccolo Teatro di Milano nel 1983. Ha lavorato con Massimo Castri in Urfaust, J.G.Borkman, Il Berretto a sonagli, e Fede, speranza e carità. Partecipa a numerosi Festival Intercity diretto da molti registi stranieri. Con la compagnia del Teatro Garibaldi di Palermo diretta da Carlo Cecchi ha preso parte a: Trilogia Shakespeariana, Le nozze, Leonce e Lena e Sei personaggi in cerca d’autore. Inoltre è stato diretto da: Giancarlo Sepe, Armando Pugliese, Pier’Alli, Paolo Poli, Franco Però, Ferdinando Bruni, Massimo Navone e Barbara Nativi. (baldinotti)

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