VISITORS FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD FOR THE SECTION DEDICATED TO MOLINARI

Many visitors to the Museum of Peace - MAMT who chose to visit the space dedicated to Mario Molinari.
Appreciation and emotions for the sculptor of color..

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EPIPHANY AT THE MUSEUM OF PEACE - MAMT

Welcomed by President Capasso and the staff of the Museum of Peace - MAMT, visitors from various countries spent the day before and the Epiphany day at the Museum expressing appreciation for a unique place.

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ANNIVERSARIES AT THE MUSEUM: 40 YEARS SINCE THE DEATH OF PIERSANTI MATTARELLA

The fifth of the anniversaries is dedicated to the fortieth anniversary of the death of di Piersanti Mattarella
Many students intervened in the multimedia rooms of the Museum where - in the section "The great protagonists of history" - videos, images and documents of the Sicilian politician are available.
On this occasion, pages from Giovanni Grasso's book “Piersanti Mattarella. Alone against the mafia "and the images of the program that RAI has dedicated to all the networks and radio and television broadcasts have been projected: from Sunday morning 5 January with" Uno Mattina in Famiglia "- which has reserved a space for further study at the anniversary - in the afternoon, at 17.30 with a RaiNews24 "Special"; at 11.10 pm, on the first TV on Rai1, "Speciale Tg1" told the figure of Piersanti Mattarella through the Rai Storia documentary "Piersanti Mattarella, 6 January 1980. History of a mafia crime", written by Alessandro Chiappetta and which reconstructs the context in which the crime matured, the subsequent investigations and the trial history: but, above all, he tells the human and political figure of Piersanti Mattarella with the images of the Rai Teche, the interviews released by himself and some unpublished photographs
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ANNIVERSARIES AT THE MUSEUM: ONE HUNDRED YEARS SINCE THE BIRTH OF MICHELE PRISCO

The sixth anniversary is dedicated to the centenary of the birth of the Neapolitan writer Michele Prisco.
Many students intervened in the multimedia rooms of the Museum where - in the section "The great protagonists of history" - videos, images and books of the writer are available, specially donated by their daughters Annella and Caterina to the library of the Museum of Peace - MAMT.
On this occasion, various pages were read from the books published by Michele Prisco and the main testimonies of friends, writers, journalists and intellectuals who knew him.

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VISITORS FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD FOR THE FIFTH ANNIVERSARY OF THE DEATH OF PINO DANIELE

France, Spain, Denmark, Ireland, Moldova, Philippines, East Timor, Burma, Portugal, Russia, China, Japan, Morocco, Tunisia, Egypt: some of the countries of origin of the over 2,000 visitors of the Museum of Peace - MAMT during the festivities of Christmas.
A thousand visitors only between yesterday and today on the occasion of the fourth anniversary of the death of Pino Daniele: get excited in the section dedicated to the great missing musician
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ANNIVERSARIES AT THE MUSEUM: 100 YEARS FROM THE BIRTH OF RENATO CAROSONE

The third of the anniversaries is dedicated to the centenary of the birth of Renato Carosone.
Many visitors, mostly Neapolitans, intervened in the multimedia rooms of the Museum where - in the section "The great protagonists of history" - videos, images and documents of the great Neapolitan musician are available: "The lord of the notes".
Renato Carosone was born 100 years ago. Singer-songwriter, but also composer, pianist, conductor: among the most representative Italian artists of the twentieth century and symbol of Neapolitan music. Together with Domenico Modugno, Carosone is the only Italian to have sold records in the United States not recorded in English.
It is the symbol of the Neapolitan song in the world: in the last years of his life he was also a painter.
All this, and even more, was Renato Carosone
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ANNIVERSARIES AT THE MUSEUM: 60 YEARS SINCE FAUSTO COPPI'S DEATH

The second of the anniversaries is dedicated to the sixtieth anniversary of the death of Fausto Coppi.
Many visitors and sportsmen intervened in the multimedia rooms of the Museum where - in the section "The great protagonists of history" - videos, images and documents of the great runner are available.
60 years have passed since January 2, 1960, when following a malaria contracted in Africa during a race, Fausto Coppi died. Yet his myth has not only remained intact, but is constantly growing. A life spanning 40 years, of which 20 years spent winning and becoming one of the greatest and most popular cyclists of all time.
Coppi has become the inspiration of songs ("It comes from fatigue and dirt roads .... here with us five times then twice in France for the world four times against the wind two mild eyes and a nose that divides the wind", so sings Gino Paoli), countless books, films, radio commentaries that are part of the collective imagination ("One man is in command; his shirt is white-blue; his name is Fausto Coppi" by Mario Ferretti) all material which has entered by law into the knowledge and awareness of sports lovers, but not only. In short, a timeless myth.
Legendary was his rivalry with Gino Bartali, who divided Italy in the immediate post-war period: the photo depicting the two champions was celebrated while passing a bottle during the Col du Galibier climb to the 1952 Tour. Over 150 races were won. Thirty-one days in pink jersey at the Giro d'Italia, 19 in yellow of the Tour de France. In the Giro he won twenty-two stages, in the Tour nine
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ANNIVERSARIES AT THE MUSEUM: 40 YEARS SINCE THE DEATH OF PIETRO NENNI

On the first day of the year 2020, the events concerning the most significant anniversaries that see the Fondazione Mediterraneo and the Museum of Peace begin.
The first is dedicated to the fortieth anniversary of the death of Pietro Nenni.
Many visitors and socialist comrades intervened in the multimedia rooms of the Museum where - in the section "The great protagonists of history" - videos, images and documents of the great socialist are available.
President Capasso, moved, remembered the many meetings with Pietro Nenni in Formia and in Rome: starting from the first, in 1959, when the then secretary of the PSI inaugurated the section of San Sebastiano al Vesuvio and embraced his "Raffaele" , mayor and socialist who honored the party and Italy.
In that photo, at the age of 6, President Capasso appears alongside his father Raffaele and Pietro Nenni.
In all the turning points and policies of the Socialist Party, from 1922 to 1969, there is its mark. History of a leader with few equals in the history of this country: socialist, Jacobin and statesman. Rarely has a party identified itself as its leader, as happened to the PSI with Pietro Nenni. In all the turning points and policies of the Socialist Party, from 1922 to 1969, there is its mark. And today, January 1, 2020, the fortieth anniversary of his death, which took place on the night between December 31, 1979 and January 1, 1980, falls, the politician who most wanted and fought for the Republic.

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MARCH FOR PEACE

The Fondazione Mediterraneo and the Anna Lindh Italia Federation have joined the Peace March of the Community of Sant'Egidio: an important moment to remember the many places on earth plagued by wars that produce innocent victims.

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53nd WORLD DAY OF PEACE

On the occasion of the celebration of the "53rd WORLD DAY OF PEACE", the Holy Father Francis sent a message on the theme "PEACE AS A WAY OF HOPE: DIALOGUE, RECONCILIATION AND ECOLOGICAL CONVERSION".
The President of the Italian Republic Sergio Mattarella sent a message.
The president of the Foundazione Mediterraneo Michele Capasso spoke on the same theme in his message for the new year
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