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Italy: Culture and History
World  (tags: Italy, people, places, travel )

- 24 days ago -
Italy is a country that's located in the southern part of Europe. It consists of several land areas as well as mainland. Italy's capital, Rome is situated at the central-western part of the Italian peninsula.
Italy: 'Cashmere' Clothes Found to Contain Rat Fur
World  (tags: world, Italy, China, cashmere, rat fur, clothing, counterfeit, crime, ethics, news, society )

- 70 days ago -
Clothing being sold as cashmere actually contains rat fur, it appears, as Italian police arrest 14 people and seize more than a million garments.
Elite Winemaker Shunned for Calling Italy's Integration Minister Cecile Kyenge a 'Dirty Black Monkey'
World  (tags: Italy, racism, world, society, government, culture, ethics, freedoms, news, politics, europe, humans )

- 228 days ago -
Fulvio Bressan took to the Internet to rant against Integration Minister Cecile Kyenge, an Italian citizen born in what is now Democratic Republic of Congo. Bressan called the minister a "dirty black monkey" and other racist epithets, later defending...
When Desperation Carries a Gun! Why Is Life Not a Human Right?
World  (tags: politicians, gun, Italy, parliament, elf, equal life foundation, equalmoney, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', blog, conflict, freedoms, government, HumanRights, politics, society, UnitedNations, violence, war, world, ethics )

- 349 days ago -
Today on TV the President of the Chamber of Parliament almost cried as she spoke about the man who tried to shoot the politicians 3 days ago. He said it didn't even matter which one, anyone of them would do, they are all equally responsible for what is
Europe Frets Over Italy: 'Two Clowns Won the Election'
World  (tags: Italy, elections, Berlusconi, economy, EU, Euro, crisis )

- 412 days ago -
Global investors have made it clear that the Italian election result is not to their liking, with Moody's even threatening a rating downgrade. European politicians are also unimpressed and fear the euro crisis may soon return. Undiplomatic comments made
Nestle Withdraws Pasta Meals as Horsemeat Scandal Spreads
World  (tags: , horsemeat, scandal, Europe, pasta meals, Buitoni brand, Germany, mislabeling, fraud, criminal, Switzerland, Italy, Spain )

- 420 days ago -
Nestle has removed beef pasta meals sold under its Buitoni brand from sale in Italy and Spain after finding traces of horsemeat, becoming the latest victim of a food scandal still spreading across Europe.
Fascism Mounts a Comeback in Italy
World  (tags: world, politics, europe, italy, news, interesting, society )

- 428 days ago -
As Italy prepares for elections, Mussolini, the father of Fascism, is casting a long shadow.
Nigel Farage: This Is How Dictatorship Begins.   video
World  (tags: Italy, Nigel Farage, Claudio Messora, EU, economic meltdown, war, dictatorship )

- 783 days ago -
UKIP Leader Nigel Farage MEP is interviewed by Claudio Messora of (Italy) This is a very interesting interview which all Countries need to understand and pay attention to. English subtitle below questions, all the answers are in English.
Italy Bond Yields Soar; Euro Zone Troubles Deepen
World  (tags: italy, crisis, government, euro zone, trouble, bond )

- 889 days ago -
Italian government bond yields soared to near 15-year highs, putting the euro zone's third largest economy front and center of the region's debt crisis, despite scrambling efforts by policymakers to stem the growing contagion.
Violence Erupts in Rome After Berlusconi Survives Confidence Votes
World  (tags: government, violence, society, politics, Italy, freedoms, conflict, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', world )

- 1218 days ago -
Angry protesters threw rocks and bottles and police lobbed tear gas canisters Tuesday in Rome's streets after Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi narrowly survived lawmakers' confidence votes.
Miniskirts Ban Planned By Italian Resort
World  (tags: miniskirts, italy, resort, beach, women, ban )

- 1268 days ago -
The mayor of a southern Italian beach town has ordered police officers to fine women who wear short miniskirts or show too much cleavage, as part of a battle to raise what he describes as the level of public decorum.
Endangered Cultural Treasures Around the World
World  (tags: World monuments, endangered, Italy, Philippines, Slovakia, Armenia, South Africa, Laos, Bhutan, Russia, Spain, Northern Ireland, Scotland, England, Japan, Morocco )

- 1538 days ago -
In an effort to preserve cultural sites around the world, the World Monuments Fund releases a list of endangered sites every two years
Racial Violence Worsens in Italy - 4 Migrant Workers Wounded in Drive-By Shootings Amid Clashes Between Locals & Africans
World  (tags: Italy, Calabria, racial violence, shootings, beatings, road blocks, protests, rampage, Africans, 'we are not animals' migrant farm worker, citrus harvest, locals, Rosarno, mafia, stronghold, 'Ndrangheta, town govt, Berlusconi, interior minister )

- 1556 days ago -
2 migrant workers shot, 2 more beaten with iron bars as racial unrest continues to grip S Italian town, after night of rioting & earlier shooting left 2 others wounded. 2,000 protest racist treatment by locals, who attack at squalid disused-factory squat
Italy Grapples With Priest Sex Abuse Accusations
World  (tags: italy, priest, rape, boys, deaf, children )

- 1675 days ago -
VERONA, Italy - It happened night after night, the deaf man said, sometimes in the priest's bedroom, sometimes in the bathroom, even in the confessional
Death Toll Rises in Italy Quake
World  (tags: Italy, Earthquake )

- 1833 days ago -
At least 207 people have been killed by Monday's earthquake in central Italy, with 100 residents critically injured. 150 people have been rescued alive so far, and the operation would continue for a further 48 hours and involve 7,000 rescuers.

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