Member of the Senate of the Republic of Italy
Leading member of the Italian Senate and MP from 2013 to 2018 for the Democratic Party.
Member of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe.
Philosopher, journalist, actor and prominent figure in the cultural scene. Leading advocate of the role of culture as a pillar for democracy, peace, prosperity, human rights and dialogue between civilisations and religions. Active member of Transnational Radical Party and Hands off Cain.