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Jonas Carpignano's Mediterranea in Cannes: The Humanity Beneath the Headlines

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 05.27.2016 | Entertainment
E. Nina Rothe

What drives an issue home each and every time is when it is made personal, when the headlines become faces, or in this case when the refugees of war, hunger, religion or politics, turn into human beings -- just like you and me.

Truth or Pravda

Carol Smaldino | Posted 11.08.2014 | World
Carol Smaldino

My "lesson" of my vacation has turned out to be that, that perhaps I too can question more of my own assumptions than I sometimes do.

And Now for a Bit of Good News: La Guarimba International Film Fest

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 10.05.2014 | Arts
E. Nina Rothe

The 2014 program seems to run through a very specific leitmotif, a theme that asks the audience, but also the human race in general to respect the environment around us -- before it overtakes us.

Mobster Was Alive When He Was Fed To Pigs By Rival Clan: Cops

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.29.2013 | Crime

An Italian mobster was alive when he was fed to pigs by members of a rival mafia group, police said recently. Although Francesco Raccosta, a member...

Italian Regional Cuisine: Southern Italy

Menuism | Posted 01.29.2013 | Taste
Menuism

In which we find ourselves firmly in the land of olive oil and spicy peppers.

Major Discovery Off Coast Of Italy

The Huffington Post | Allie Compton | Posted 08.27.2012 | World

Scuba divers have found what is believed to be an ancient bronze sculpture of a lion's head along with a complete suit of armor off the coast of Italy...

THREAT: Severed Pig's Head Left On Doorstep Of Crime-Fighting Italian Priest

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 02.02.2012 | Crime

A bloody, severed pig's head, gagged with a wad of cloth, was dumped on the front doorstep of an Italian clergyman who's been critical of mob crime in...

Race Riots Grip Italian Town Rosarno, and Mafia Is Suspected

nytimes.com | RACHEL DONADIO | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ROME -- More than a thousand African workers were put aboard buses and trains in the southern Italian region of Calabria over the weekend and shipped ...