March 6, 2013 in Economy
On the recommendation of a friend, I read Al Gore’s new book, The Future. The book revisits many of the contributions Gore made to public debate in the United States,...
January 25, 2013 in Philosophy
A group of young people have come up with an admirable initiative, which has been adopted by FAI (the Italian Environmental Fund): the cultural primaries.
December 14, 2012 in Philosophy
The political context in Italy is constantly changing and today the recent primaries of one of Italy’s two main political blocs seem just a distant memory. However, they generated much...
October 19, 2012 in Economy
Surprisingly an article in Newsweek compares Barack Obama to Ronald Reagan...
October 15, 2012 in Philosophy
Northern European countries are often perceived as examples of modernity and dynamism. For example, Norway has recently communicated that from 2015 the production and commercialization of fossil fuel powered cars...
June 27, 2012 in Economy
I was invited to LUISS University to meet the students, which, as always happens on these occasions, turned out to be highly stimulating.
February 8, 2012 in Philosophy
Flicking through one of the last issues of 2011 of the American weekly Time, I found this picture. Does it remind you of anything?