Tag: gagarin

Globalization of walls

“The first person who, having enclosed a plot of land, took into his hand to say ‘this is mine’ and found people simple enough to believe him, was the true founder of civil society. What crimes, wars, murders, what miseries and horrors would the human race have been spared, had someone pulled up the stakes or filled in the ditch and cried out to his fellow man: ‘do not listen to this imposter. You are lost if you forget that the fruits of the earth belong to all and the earth to no one!”…

La globalizzazione dei muri

La globalizzazione avrebbe dovuto agevolare la diffusione di idee e problematiche, per arrivare a pratiche e soluzioni comuni, internet ci porta ovunque con un click. Tutto sembrava volto all’annullamento delle distanze, ma il vero filo conduttore alla fine resta la chiusura. In tutti e quattro angoli del Pianeta proliferano muri che dividono le popolazioni sulla base delle differenze di censo, lingua, nazionalità, religione…