I like listening not so much speaking, other people's stories are more entertaining than mine.
I have peculiar interests that generally nobody likes: Opera, patriarchy deconstruction, trans rights, LGBTQ+ issues, society and politics secularization, cultural differences, nudism, body positivity, mental health, art and architecture, diversity, sustainability, appliances. ..
I speak a poor Italian and a poor English.
I live in Ireland and this changed me in way I didn't anticipate
Also a good reminder that good researchers might not be good at communicating their ideas.
There are words used in the English language that do not have an exact translation into Italian, some extremely common. Probably because the cultural approach to that specific concepts is different.
Among these the most interesting are: hangover, dating, fiancé.
For Italy, a county that invented wine and considered to be the country of lovers, it says a lot
In election time, the average person evaluates and chooses who promises more or less taxes, or who cares about a certain territorial area or their work.
All LGBTQ+ people and all other minorities do is evaluate who will insult us less, who will dehumanize us less, who will applaud less at violence against us.
If average people realized more that minorities are their children, siblings, colleagues, friends ... There would be another result.
non binary queer Italian living in Ireland.
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