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[en] An overview of Italy’s anti-fascist gyms and boxing clubs

Politics has never been far from the surface in the world of combat sports. Whether we think of the boxer Primo Carnera, an icon of fascism in the 1930s, or Muhammad Ali, an icon of black power in the 1960s. … Continue reading

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[en][Translation] The Di Canio case: children are watching

Original post published here. Thanks to Luca Pisapia and La Privata Repubblica. “Always historicize.” Fredric Jameson Children are watching. And they are frightened by our indifference to fascism. When, on 31 March 2013, Paolo Di Canio – a despicable being … Continue reading

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