English Politics

Gates: “Governments
unprepared for the pandemic”

ROME – “Our Governments have not prepared us. They have not looked forward, they have not done the things that would have made the pandemic a secondary event”: so Bill Gates, founder of Microsoft, interviewed in connection from Seattle on the Italian television program “Che tempo che fa”, where he intervened to present his book “Climate. How to avoid a disaster – Today’s solutions, tomorrow’s challenges”, released simultaneously worldwide on February 16 in over 35 countries. (more…)

Italian Politics

Gates: “Governi impreparati
sulla pandemia”

ROMA – “I nostri Governi non ci hanno preparati. Non hanno guardato avanti, non hanno fatto le cose che avrebbero fatto sì che la pandemia potesse essere un evento di importanza secondaria”: così Bill Gates, fondatore di Microsoft, intervistato in collegamento da Seattle alla trasmissione televisiva italiana “Che tempo che fa”, dove è intervenuto per presentare il suo libro “Clima. Come evitare un disastro – Le soluzioni di oggi, le sfide di domani”, uscito in contemporanea mondiale il 16 febbraio in oltre 35 Paesi. (more…)

Culture Italian Show Biz

WRHU, emittente di Hostra University di New York,
insignita del prestigioso World Radio Day Award 2021

di Josephine A. Maietta *

NEW YORK – L’Accademia delle Arti e delle Scienze della Radio d’America ha selezionato la WRHU Radio Hofstra University per insignirla del World Radio Day Award per l’anno 2021. Il riconoscimento commemora la Giornata mondiale della Radio, istituita dall’UNESCO (Organizzazione delle Nazioni Unite per l’educazione, la scienza e la cultura) e celebrata ogni anno il 13 febbraio. La Giornata mondiale della Radio intende sensibilizzare l’opinione pubblica e i media sull’importanza della radio. WRHU è la prima stazione gestita da studenti a ricevere questo onore. (more…)

Covid-19 Updates English News Updates

Update of the Covid-19 Landscape

Globally, there have been over 111 million confirmed cases of Covid-19 according to Johns Hopkins University data.  Since the start of the pandemic, over 87 million people have recovered and more than 2.4 million fatalities were attributable to the virus.

Here we provide a daily update of the data available for select countries and jurisdictions as of February 21, 2021, at 11:45 am (EST).

English Opinion

Censorship through “Wordsmithing” and turning grammar on its head

The Federation of Law Societies in Canada’ Annual Report (2017) indicated 127,707 licensed lawyers in the country, 82% of them, 104,497, still classified as “active”.

When combined with approximately 37,000 paralegals (Census 2006), that represents a ratio of one “legal expert” for every 218 Canadians. Their services keep societies “civil” and the marketplace “free”.

But what happens when lawyers seek to silence, repress contrary opinion to favour their client and the Courts allow it to take place, direct – in layman’s terms, order – certain usage of vocabulary/pronouns in a Court environment? (more…)

Covid-19 Updates English

Update of the Covid-19 Landscape

Globally, there have been over 110 million confirmed cases of Covid-19 according to Johns Hopkins University data.  Since the start of the pandemic, over 86 million people have recovered and more than 2.4 million fatalities were attributable to the virus.

Here we provide a daily update of the data available for select countries and jurisdictions as of February 20, 2021, at 11:00 am (EST).

Italian Politics

L’Italia si unisce al Canada
contro le detenzioni arbitrarie

ROMA – “Congratulazioni al Canada per il lancio della Dichiarazione contro la detenzione arbitraria nei rapporti Stato-Stato. Pronti a impegnarsi in modo costruttivo con i partner internazionali per porre fine a questa atroce pratica “: è questo il testo del tweet pubblicato pochi giorni fa sul profilo ufficiale del Ministero degli Affari Esteri italiano, con cui la Farnesina manifesta il sostegno dell’Italia alla Dichiarazione canadese contro la detenzione arbitraria nelle relazioni tra Stati. (more…)

English Politics

Italy joins Canada
against arbitrary detentions

ROME – “Congratulations to Canada for the launch of the Declaration Against Arbitrary Detention in State-to-State relations. Ready to engage constructively with international partners to put an end to this heinous practice “: this is the text of the tweet published a few days ago in the official profile of the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, with which the Farnesina manifests Italy’s support for the Canadian declaration against arbitrary detention in relations between states. (more…)

Covid-19 Updates Education Matters Spanish Travel

Adiós al spring break
Trudeau suspende vuelos e impacta a México, El Caribe… y a Canadá

Desde el inicio del 2021, Canadá comenzó a exigir que todos los residentes y viajeros presenten una prueba negativa de Covid-19 antes de su salida a Canadá. Pero desde México, que forma junto a Canadá y Estados Unidos el tratado comercial T-MEC, y los países del Caribe no hay siquiera vuelos.

El primer ministro canadiense, Justin Trudeau, anunció las nuevas restricciones de viaje diciendo que todas las aerolíneas, incluyendo Air Canada, estuvieron de acuerdo en cancelar “todos los destinos del Caribe y México” hasta el 30 de abril. (more…)


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