Green timeline

The Guardian has created a nice  interactive timeline of green movements. It portraits the major events of WWF, Greenpeace and Friends of the Earth in the occasion of their 50° and 40° anniversary, respectively. Click on the image to see the interactive version. (Re-posted from Rahel’s blog Kosmos 9)

Brescia Dialect. Or rather, Lombard language.

A series of lectures on “Dialetto Bresciano” (Dialect of Brescia) is taking place in Lonato del Garda every Friday of October. I appreciate and support this cultural initiative, aimed at saving the cultural heritage of this land, without linking itself to secessionists parties. Indeed dialect is often and erroneously associated with the will to differentiate and divide the various Italian regions. The lectures, titledContinue reading “Brescia Dialect. Or rather, Lombard language.”