Mi uccideranno, ma non sarà una vendetta della mafia, la mafia non si vendica. Forse saranno mafiosi quelli che materialmente mi uccideranno, ma quelli che avranno voluto la mia morte saranno altri. Paolo Borsellino
History and Women: Franca Viola (born in Alcamo in 1947) is a Sicilian woman who became famous in the 1960s in Italy for refusing a "shotgun wedding" ("matrimonio riparatore" in Italian) after suffering kidnapping and rape.
Alcide De Gasperi was an Italian statesman and politician and founder of the Christian Democracy party. From 1945 to 1953 he was the prime minister of eight successive coalition governments. His eight-year term in office remains a landmark of political longevity for a leader in modern Italian politics. A conservative Catholic, he was also one of the Founding fathers of the European Union.