Saturday, April 29th, 2017

Italy

U.S. Embassy in Rome Declared Amanda Knox Matter “Case Closed” in 2011

NEWLY RELEASED EMBASSY CABLES SHED LIGHT ON STATE DEPT HANDLING OF AMANDA KNOX CASE By Andrea Vogt FEBRUARY 13 1 […]

Catholic Church Clamps Down on Art Theft

By Andrea Vogt, Bologna 7:55PM GMT 28 Nov 2014 New guidelines have been issued in Italy in an attempt to […]

Vatican call for Church to welcome gay people did not go ‘far enough’

Archbishop of Westminster insists apparent rejection of thaw in relations between Catholic Church and same-sex couples is ‘not an end’ […]

Balotelli & The New Italians

Balotelli fever: Italy celebrates black football hero at last Mario Balotelli’s goal against England silences racists at a critical time […]

Matteo Renzi’s Delicate Diplomatic Dance

Matteo Renzi, Italy’s new boy, shows how diplomacy is done Italian prime minister is basically pro-European – and he won […]

Italy’s Dark Side: Clooney, Florence & Monsters.

Italy’s dark side: Clooney, Florence and the ‘crucified’ girl Prosecutor who led Monster of Florence case – soon to be […]

The Legacy of Marco Biagi: An American Perspective

  When I first moved to Bologna in early March 2002, I was, I’ll admit, blissfully naïve about Italy. Those first […]

Pope’s Plea for Peace

By Andrea Vogt, Rome 11:47AM GMT 25 Dec 2013  Pope Francis made an impassioned plea for “a homemade peace” that […]