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The Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi has recently been on an official visit to the White House. Accompanying him were a delegation of Italians who have all excelled in differe..
On October 13 2015, the Lower House of the Italian parliament approved a reform to citizenship. A long and an arduous process that children born in Italy to foreign parents were ..
This week is possibly the busiest week in London for the art industry. In fact, with all the fairs and art shows opening at once, it’s very hard to select one and give it precede..
The 2016 academic year at the American Academy in Rome is characterized by a series of events called ‘American Classics.’ What does it mean to be American in the 21st Century? Wh..
Serge Attukwei Clottey and his Afrogallonism movement address the topic of migration through the use of yellow plastic gallon containers. The jerrycans, first filled with oil, tr..
The 60th edition of the BFI London Film Festival is almost here. This edition will make history because – if my memory serves me correctly – no film festival has ever taken such ..
Entering the studio of an artist is always an event that any individual should consider as a unique and unrepeatable experience. This may seem an overstatement, but as soon as Ik..
“No Sexism”, “No Racism”, “No Ableism”, “No Ageism”, “No Homophobia”, “No Fatphobia”, “No Transphobia”, “No Hatefulness”. In these few words, giant banners along the main stage o..
Two-strand twists. Locs. Box braids. Afro puffs. Teeny-Weeny Afros. All hairstyles, but so much more.
Black hair is deeply political. Women’s hair—arranged in intricate, often..
“This is a video of men kissing men.” And that’s exactly what happens. Men affectionately kissing each other, with love and passion, holding each other at the waist, with a feeli..