He chose to go to class anyway, despite the absence of a green pass as required by law. Then she refused to leave the classroom. And so the teacher suspended the lesson (as per regulation ed.) unleashing chaos, and the anger of his companions. This is what happened during a Philosophy lesson atUniversity of Bologna. The episode was told by the same protagonist of the story, Silvia, a 20-year-old student who showed up on Saturday in Piazza Maggiore in Bologna at the “no green pass” demonstration, denouncing what happened.
It was not the first time that this happened, as she herself specified during the demonstration on Saturday, declaring that she “always showed up in the Chamber” even though she did not adhere to “this control tool”. “I was invited to go out, I have been told that I have no right to take lessons, I was told by teachers to leave the facility or to make myself responsible for canceling the lesson ”, he said again amid applause from those present. Until the last episode, at the center of the 20-year-old’s speech, among the representatives of the group “Unibo students against the green pass”, which took place on 6 October last.
“What I want to talk about today was the reaction of disproportionate violence from my companions of course aftercancellation of the lesson by a teacher who freely chose to do so – she said in her j’accuse in the square – They poured out screams of derision, insults and demands from commuters to get a refund for the ticket “. As reported in fact The RepublicFaced with the refusal of the student to leave the classroom, the spirits have heated up and the students regularly equipped with green pass have become impatient. Arriving, according to the young student’s story, to “threats and insults”.
“We got vaccinated to be back in attendance after a year and a half at a distance and we were sent home while the girl could very well follow the lesson from a distance. Our right to study is at stake ”, say their classmates. The online lessons, in fact, are still guaranteed. “I was sorry to have to get to suspend the lesson, but attendance in the classroom without the Green Pass violates a state law and I cannot allow it“, Lets know a Republic, Luca Guidetti, coordinator of the degree course. “To be clear, without going into the merits of the discussion, I condemn any infringement of Italian law – he continues – If they occur again, the Director of the Department and the University bodies will be immediately informed, who will take steps to prevent such behaviors “.
Even Biagio Mazzella, representative of the students of the degree course in Philosophy, reiterates the position of the university students: “The position of the student is openly of protest. But I don’t find it a good solution for the university to just cancel classes – he says Republic – In this way, only one person is empowered to skip the lesson, without obtaining anything, to the detriment of all those who follow the rules ”.
Silvia’s long story in the square, this is the name with which she presented herself, was greeted by applause and screams from those present at the demonstration who expressed solidarity with the student, shouting epithets such as ‘shame’ against the behavior of the young girl’s classmates .