An Italian court has overruled the arrest of migrant-solidarity activist Carola Rackete. But as the far right in government criminalizes efforts to save lives at sea, the Left must offer unconditional solidarity to all those crossing the Mediterranean.
Richard Brodie is a translator and anti-racist organiser in Palermo, Italy.
A fascist terrorist attack has highlighted the growing threat of Italy’s far right in the lead-up to the March 4 elections.
Italy has reversed its policy on Mediterranean migration, endangering the lives of those fleeing violence and civil war.