(ANSA) – ROME, JUL 25 – She is a woman and for this reason she cannot be hosted in the dormitory of the National Boarding School in Rome reserved only for males. She is in the story of Emma, a 16-year-old student, told by her mother Viviana. Emma studies at Aeronautico De Pinedo which supports the boarding school for the reception of non-resident students. She, however, what is not granted to women but only to males. “I find this story out of time,” says Viviana. “My daughter is indignant, I call her my suffragette, she already carries on her own certain battles, and she has chosen to do a typically male school for passion but also with the conviction that everyone must be able to do everything.
Even sleeping in a boarding school “, explains the woman. From the boarding school, however, the principal Andrea Pontarelli makes it known that” only male students are welcome nationally and the boarding school cannot change it “. (ANSA).