....I have sent to staff at La Sapienza University.
Please write too. You can email (see link given below) or send a letter by post: The Chancellor, La Sapienza University, Piazza Aldo Moro 5, 00185, Roma, Italy.
I write to express my concern and indignation at the banning of the visit of Pope Benedict to your University. This is an insult to the Holy Father, and makes La Sapienza University look extremely foolish as well as rather frightening.
A University should be a place where scholarship is honoured and respected, and where mob-rule is not seen as acceptable...