ITALY – Today, the Italian senate voted on the Gelmini bill which masses of students continued to protest. In Rome, some 30,000 demonstrators blocked highways and arteries into the city. In Milan and Palermo, riots broke out. In Naples, protesters blocked the ports and railways. Protests, roadblocks and occupations also took place in several other cities including, Pisa, Venice, Genoa, Turin.
Students the Sapienza University of Rome, returned from the parade to bring flowers for a foreign worker who died this morning on a construction site at the university. Students wrote on the construction site fencing: “the only security the government can gives us is to die on the job.”
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