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Fire at Sea (2016) - IMDb
Life on Italian island, first call for many refugees entering Europe from Africa/Middle East - Won Golden Bear at Berlin
refugee  documentary  feature  Italy  19eyz  reference  forced  migration 
april 2019 by csrollyson
My Authentic Italian Recipes - philosokitchen
Food blog featuring Italian cuisine – la cucina italiana
italy  cuisine  cooking  recipe  bologna  firenze  florence  blog 
october 2018 by csrollyson
BBC - Travel - Why Switzerland never takes sides
Short riff on Swiss history, and how economics led to its neutrality over time
switzerland  neutrality  history  mercenary  wwii  politics  culture  france  italy 
march 2018 by csrollyson
Suit (cards) - Wikipedia
Fascinating: short description of origins and development of playing card suit symbolism
history  reference  symbol  card  tarot  china  egypt  rank  play  gamble  italy  spain  france  germany  portugal  japan  switzerland  game 
february 2018 by csrollyson
Yé-yé - Wikipedia
Fascinating background of music I know but not the name of the genre
france  italy  portugal  spain  music  culture  1960  rock  japan  globalization  europe 
january 2017 by csrollyson
9 Points to Ponder on the Paris Shooting and Charlie Hebdo | On Being
Excellent, healing reflection on the Charlie Hebdo shootings' larger ramifications, by USA muslim prof #kudos #fb
q1  2015  france  paris  islam  pointofview  shooting  society  europe  italy  germany  xenophobia  reflection  terror  extremism  2csrollyson 
january 2015 by csrollyson
Italian PM defies call to go, after showdown with rival | Article | Top News | Reuters.com
SIGNS of dysfunctional organization in Italy: orgs protected fr mkts most broken (govts highered) #fb
italy  italia  government  politics  dysfunction  Q1  2014  2ghcj  2csrollyson  party  policy  market  economy  organization 
february 2014 by csrollyson
Berlusconi faces revolt over Italy confidence vote | Article | Top News | Reuters.com
Good analysis of serious Italian political opera, the struggle to reform economy w a barely functioning govt #fb
italy  italia  politics  Q4  2013  Berlusconi  government  party  negotiation  europe  eurozone  market  2ghcj  2csrollyson 
october 2013 by csrollyson
The 33 Most Beautiful Abandoned Places In The World
33 hauntingly beautiful abandoned places around the world [photo gallery] Thx @pierresc #fb
photo  gallery  abandoned  building  island  factory  amusement  park  china  italy  usa  Chicago  detroit  france  uk  ireland  czechoslovakia  poland  india  exceptional 
april 2013 by csrollyson
BBC News - German economic output 'at near stagnation'
No shocker given Germany Eurozone dependency; Europe has work to do, has barely started Thx @rudolphlohmeyer
eurozone  economy  results  q2  2013  germany  italy  cyprus  recession  2ghcj  Statistics 
april 2013 by csrollyson
Italy's Monti warns against populism as Berlusconi attacks | Article | Top News | Reuters.com
Berlusconi criticizes Italy's "sacrifices" to Eurozone, opposes austerity and Germany, leading up to February 2013 election
italy  italia  politics  election  q1  2013  populism  conflict  eurozone  germany 
december 2012 by csrollyson
Are Canadians richer than Americans?
Interesting; note the organizing principle is *median*; seems to reflect the U.S. DNA, which has been about improving oneself, less of a collective mentality
politics  economy  comparison  canada  usa  australia  household  statistics  report  europe  italy 
july 2012 by csrollyson
Diplomazia Digitale di Antonio Deruda | Vincos Blog
Diplomazia digitale italiana [Brief author interview of new book on Italian digital diplomacy; former Italian ambassador to the USA] grazie @vincos
diplomacy  social  media  government  business  italiano  italia  italy  analysis  2ghcj  Diplomazia 
july 2012 by csrollyson
Merkel seen as big loser in euro zone showdown | Article | Top News | Reuters.com
Slippery slope: weaker economies have license to bankrupt Germany; note lack of coop. spirit, doesn't bode well
germany  merkel  france  hollande  italy  summit  spain  2ghcj  eurozone  politics  competition 
july 2012 by csrollyson
Euro's big four agree growth boost, split on bonds | Article | Top News | Reuters.com
Amazing! French, Italian & Spanish leaders propose new
Eurozone support! Are they paying? No. Euro cookie jar empty
germany  italy  spain  france  eurozone  q2  2012  summit  crisis  debt  fiscal  rating  2ghcj 
june 2012 by csrollyson
ECB and euro governments play chicken | Hugo Dixon
Europe's biggest problem: breaking under too much government & complexity; need flexibility
eurozone  ECB  ESM  government  central  bank  brinkmanship  q2  2012  greece  spain  ireland  italy  germany  france  2ghcj 
june 2012 by csrollyson
Neutrinos: Adagio, OPERA | The Economist
Neutrinos faster than the speed of light? Oh, my! [scientists struggle w conflicting studies]
neutrino  research  opera  italy  icarus  einstein  theory  relativity  physics 
april 2012 by csrollyson
The Spirit of Enterprise - NYTimes.com
MUSTread: Rare viewpoint on Germany, Eurozone crisis and accountability; comPLETEly applicable to USA; inspiring #fb
eurozone  exceptional  germany  italy  greece  usa  g7  culture  economy  accountability  government  leadership 
december 2011 by csrollyson
Solvent? Who said solvent? – Kantoos Economics
IMO on point: pundits love spending other people's money (Germany); what about accountability of the broke?
eurozone  germany  greece  italy  spain  crisis  q4  2011  pointofview  pointdevue  ecb  economy  government  2ghcj 
october 2011 by csrollyson
Growing mistrust among European banks - The Washington Post
Brief comment on why French banks are weak; they reflect the inherent weakness of the Eurozone Thx @nyjfan !
eurozone  crisis  q3  2011  pointofview  France  bank  usa  usd  dollar  liquidity  italy  spain  europe  economy  2ghcj 
september 2011 by csrollyson
Europe’s debt crisis: Fudge, the final frontier | The Economist
Entertaining w dread discussion of Eurozone; don't miss comments 4 diverse views
eurozone  prediction  analysis  q3  2011  currency  greece  italy  ireland  germany  portugal  france  debt  default  disruption  2ghcj 
september 2011 by csrollyson
ENI leads Libya oil race; Russia, China may lose out | Reuters
Rebels speculated to back oil firms fr countries that backed them (NATO, not China, Russia)
libya  oil  contract  italy  russia  china  france  uk  usa  2ghcj  NATO  OTAN 
august 2011 by csrollyson
EU says capacity to solve debt crisis in doubt | Article | Top News | Reuters.com
Apparently Euro leaders the last to see the obvious: bailouts don't address root causes; they only fooled themselves
eurozone  italy  spain  confidence  bailout  q3  2011  crisis  2ghck  doubt  germany 
august 2011 by csrollyson
Analysis: World poorly placed to meet new economic crisis | Article | Top News | Reuters.com
As I've predicted; his isn't a "downturn," it's a new economy requiring creating new types of value: experience not products
economy  analysis  crisis  q3  2011  g20  2ghcj  global  germany  china  usa  italy  eurozone 
august 2011 by csrollyson
Germany digs in heels over Friday summit on Greece | Article | Top News | Reuters.com
STRIKING: Eurozone & USA playing same film on adjacent screens: recalibrating voter expectatns downward
2ghcj  eurozone  usa  government  debt  crisis  q3  2011  negotiation  germany  greece  ireland  italy  bailout  news  analysis 
july 2011 by csrollyson
Impartiality: The Foxification of news | The Economist
Great perspective on history of "impartial" reporting & how it's changing due to #socialtech Thx @alexdc #li 
journalism  history  analysis  pointofview  politics  social  media  news  usa  italy  global  transparency 
july 2011 by csrollyson
Euro zone periphery under pressure over new risks | Article | Top News | Reuters.com
Analyzes sev facets of govt debt crisis; note questioning of sacred cows; acute in Europe but USA Japan how far behind?
2ghcj  eurozone  government  debt  crisis  q2  2011  analysis  greece  italy  spain  europe  austerity  election 
may 2011 by csrollyson
Italy court to decide whether PM immunity complies w constitution
Silvio B might have to face trial if Italian court decides immunity unconstitutional
italy  italia  constitution  legal  berlusconi  q1  2011  politics  executive  corruption  2ghcj 
january 2011 by csrollyson
Europe is unprepared for austerity - World - FT.com
MUST read: astute analysis of Europe entitlement & looming austerity that will surprise
Europe  Analysis  Economy  Model  Lifestyle  Austerity  Greece  Germany  France  Italy  Spain  Disruption  Exceptional  2ghcj 
may 2010 by csrollyson
Vincos Blog
Great blog for Facebook marketing, Italian focus but widely applicable
blog  Italia  Italy  Photo_galleries  Marketing  Information.technology  2fb 
june 2009 by csrollyson

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