Burning Barges

http://www.siciliainformazioni.com/sicilia-informazioni/21834/lampedusa-in-fiamme-barconi-del-museo-dellimmigrazione

The Immigration Museum on the island of Lampedusa was an ad hoc initiative that blossomed by Askavusa activists that assembled artifacts of humanitarianism gone awry. The burning of one of their boats highlights the tensions on the island between tourism, environmentalism, bigotry and hospitality, and hospitality as a ploy for tourism.

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