Mafia: L. Orlando, Anci Sicilia remembers sacrifice Impastato – Sicily

Forty-one years ago the killing of the DP militant in Cinisi

(ANSA) – PALERMO, 09 MAY – “The Anci Sicily, promoting and sharing the commitment of all Sicilian municipalities, remembers the sacrifice of Peppino Impastato, a courageous young man who in a time and in a difficult and difficult context denounced the mafia bosses, their system, their infiltration into institutions and the mafia subculture that fueled fear and indifference “. This was written by the mayor of Palermo, president of Anci Sicilia Leoluca Orlando, on the occasion of the 41st anniversary of the killing in Cinisi of the Dp militant, torn with a charge of TNT by the mafia who staged a fake attack.

“Peppino Impastato’s human and cultural experience – underlines Orlando – is an invitation to everyone and mainly to young people to reject criminal mafia conditioning and to recover the value of human dignity and freedom without ever giving in to resignation”. (HANDLE).