June 2: Festa della Repubblica in Italy

Today marks the 69th birthday of the Italian Republic. Google Italy has a special doodle for the occasion:

google doodle

And here’s how one Italian storyteller imagines a future Italy–a sweet story told in Italian, with English subtitles.


3 thoughts on “June 2: Festa della Repubblica in Italy

  1. This was a very interesting allegory … but I’m not sure what exactly the little girl represented.

    I wasn’t sure whether she represented this new republic – young, inexperienced and needing guidance as she grows. Or whether the leaders of this new republic should approach their new positions with the same innocence and openmindedness of a young child – not pretending to have all the answers, seeking guidance when it was needed, keeping their intentions pure.

    Very interesting concept either way.

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