December 2019, Year XI, n. 12
The Heretical Mayor
Telos: The crisis of the political parties is probably the origin of the globally spread anti-political sentiment. However, this theory seems to be less true in the relationship between citizens and Mayors. Do you agree?
Luigi Brugnaro: I believe that politics is meant to serve people, to improve their condition. I have never been that interested in political parties as such because their underlying logic, as it is still commonly understood today, is not something I have ever embraced. I’ve never been a politician and I’ve never had a party membership card ...more
PRIMOPIANOSCALAc’s 2019 #MayorSeries closes with an interview to Luigi Brugnaro, the Mayor of Venice. And what better time to read in the Mayor’s words the strength and the determination necessary to bounce back from the latest flood which tragically wounded the city last November? But there’s a way to turn this unfortunate event into a fresh start ...more