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Starting from Wednesday the 25th of March until the 1st of May the College Board is broadcasting daily video lessons for all students who are preparing to take the Italian *AP exams. This is the playlist of the videos, which will be broadcast live and will then be available as recordings: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLoGgviqq4844fvUz7G3ob...

At this stage of the game, there is no surprise that Dick Wolf’s massively successful Law & Order continues ever onward and still manages to evolve in new directions — which it’s done since the concept was introduced to viewers 30 years ago. What probably is surprising, though, is that Christopher Meloni, who played Detective Elliot Stabler alongsi...

Pinocchio has been a favorite Disney character, and there’s no turning away from this! The 1940 animated musical fantasy movie Pinocchio had awakened the music artist in us, one or the other day. We all have spent crying watching him getting lost and a lot of things we relate to. Our parents might have had teased you with the length of the nose if...

Dr. Anthony Fauci, head of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and a member of the White House coronavirus task force, is by all accounts the man of the hour. While facing threats to his safety from rightwing elements, he is also being showered with praise and admiration, sometimes uncomfortably, as he became the most recogniz...

Attore, cantante, sceneggiatore, regista e doppiatore italiano, dopo avere esordito in varie trasmissioni radiofoniche, in riviste di varietà nei teatri, Alberto Sordi nei suoi films ha fatto conoscere l’Italia e gli Italiani nel mondo, la loro cultura, il loro carattere, la loro cucina, raccontando storie di vita quotidiana nei quartieri di belle...

Friday, April 23, 2020. 5.30 pm - 6.30 pm. 45 minutes lecture, 15 minutes Q & A. The webinar will take place online through Google Hangouts. The webinar is $10 for all Filitalia members and non members. Space is limited, only 15 seats available. RSVP is required, so please reserve your ticket online. REGISTER NOW Join Angela Cacciarru and understan...

The scientific director of Italy’s leading infectious disease hospital offered Wednesday to hire Dr. Anthony Fauci if President Donald Trump removes him from the White House coronavirus task force, saying quite simply “the world needs Fauci.” Dr. Giuseppe Ippolito of Rome’s Lazzaro Spallanzani hospital said in an interview with The Associated Press...

The strangest people find the strangest kind of fame in crisis. Take Saint Corona. She’s a curious saint who was all but forgotten by the Church. She’s what we refer to as an “obscure” saint. I don’t know where in heaven the saints live, but she’s on the outskirts and, while I’m sure her house would be a mansion to us, it’s probably a shack to the...

Like many across the U.S., my husband and I have been confronted by our own entitlement over the past few weeks. But — what if I want ice cream on a random Thursday night? Or to grab a beer with friends after work? What do you mean we can’t get what we want when we want it? (Hold it, Boomers, this is not just a Millennial phenomenon.) Following glo...

Today La Cucina Italiana, Italy’s most authoritative monthly cooking magazine since 1929, launches #laricettacheunisce - #LCIchallenge, a new digital project aimed at uniting Italy and the U.S. at the table. Each week we'll ask you to cook a specific Italian dish, an experience you can share with your family, friends, and loved ones so that we can...

I have sometimes thought of Our Lord as the great conductor of His world, being the initial cause that orchestrates wonderful and glorious events. As I consider my life, I can clearly see evidence of this. Over 60 years ago, something happened that was a necessary precursor which allowed me to progress to this stage of my life. And I sincerely beli...

Una buona notizia dalla Russia per il nostro cinema: il documentario Luna Italiana – Rocco Petrone e il viaggio dell’Apollo  di Marco Spagnoli, prodotto da Istituto Luce-Cinecittà in collaborazione con History Channel e con il patrocinio di Agenzia Spaziale Italiana e NASA, ha vinto il Premio ex – aequo come Miglior documentario al Tsiolkovsky Spac...