:: Monday, September 20, 2004 ::

Ciao Livio

livio maitan




Veteran Italian socialist Livio Maitan has died aged 81.

He played an important role during difficult times, as an anti-fascist, and a revolutionary but an opponent of Stalinism and a militant of the Trotskyist Fourth International.

A founder of the Italian Communist Refoundation (Rifondazione), you can see the PRC poster for his funeral here (pdf) and read some words from PRC leader Bertinotti here.





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1 Comments:

It's true what they say about Italians. Even their lefties are more stylish than the rest of us!

81 - a long life, and all that. This is not an occasion to be ultra leftist about these matters.

By Blogger Darren, at 1:28 pm  

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