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Una pubblicità “inappropriata e offensiva” torna a colpire la comunità italiana negli Usa. A denunciarlo oggi è Vincenzo Arcobelli, presidente del Ctim e consigliere del Cgie, che ha scritto alla catena di ristorazione “Wendys” che, spiega, “ha utilizzato in maniera negativa gli stereotipi italo americani etichettati come mafiosi, durante la pubbli...

L’applicazione di nuovi dazi USA annunciati dal presidente Donald Trump  – che scatenano dibattito internazionale e indici di Borsa –  riguardano prodotti provenienti dalla Cina (nuove imposte all’ingresso pari al 25% su 325 miliardi di prodotti al momento non tassati), ma anche per quelli UE esistono rischi concreti.  La procedura programmata dal...

Welcome to the Sons of Italy Foundation's online auction! See one of the greatest musicians of all time! Click here to view all of our auction items. Two VIP tickets for Maestro Andrea Bocelli’s concert at Madison Square Garden, New York City. Click here to bid! See Andrea Bocelli in concert at Madison Square Garden in New York City on Thursday, De...

Frank Lombardi grew up in 1960s Philadelphia with jazz standards flowing from the family record player. Now, he’s locally famous as Loudoun’s very own crooner, with his own stylish renditions of tunes made famous by Frank Sinatra, Perry Como and other greats. Lombardi kicks off 868 Estate Vineyards’ Music Under the Stars summer concert series May 1...

Ci sono giorni che ti svegli con il vuoto nel cuore. Sai che ti sei battuta, che hai lottato, che hai difeso con forza le tue idee che sono anche le idee e le esigenze di milioni di persone, eppure, a prescindere da quanto hai fatto. Poi senti di non aver raggiunto l’obiettivo. Ti senti vuota, inutile ed arriva il necessario momento dell’analisi. U...

For most of your life, you served as the matriarch to our Italian American famiglia. You naturally put your family before yourself without asking for anything in return. You carved a special place in your heart for each and every one of your children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. You spent countless hours in the cucina to satisfy weekly...

Plenty of things are sparking debates online, and the latest thing is the Aperol Spritz. James Beard Award-nominated Rebekah Pepple snubbed the Prosecco, club soda, Aperol and orange slice concoction in an incendiary New York Times op-ed titled, “The Aperol Spritz Is Not a Good Drink.” She slammed the Italian wine-based aperitif, describing it as s...

In their conversation Sunday night at a private Netflix event honoring “Springsteen on Broadway,” Bruce Springsteen and Martin Scorsese spent close to a third of the 45-minute chat discussing their mutual roots in east coast Catholicism and how they’ve both come to terms with a kind of faith. “I think as you get older, what you grow comfortable wit...

Singer-songwriter Eros Ramazzotti, a popular figure in the Latin-music world, has been forced to cancel tour dates in the United States, Mexico, Canada and Latin America following surgery on his vocal cords.  "I must stop and rehabilitate for two months," the Italian singer said in an Instagram post. "I'm sorry for my fans all over ... America. I w...

"I came to America because I heard the streets were paved with gold. When I got here, I found out three things: first, the streets weren't paved with gold; second, they weren't paved at all; and third, I was expected to pave them. This well-known quote, said by an Italian immigrant to America, reminds us that life in the new world wasn't easy for o...

The murder of the Italian director and writer Pier Paolo Pasolini on November 2, 1975—just weeks before the scheduled premiere of what would turn out to be his final and most notorious film, Salò, Or The 120 Days Of Sodom, the first part of a planned “trilogy of death”—remains a subject of morbid interest, speculation, and conspiracy theories. Did...

The first Grand Tour of 2019 kicks off on May 11 when the Grande Partenza of the Giro d'Italia leaves from Bologna with a stacked field vying for the first maglia rosa in an 8.2km individual time trial. You won't want to miss a moment of the race, and Cyclingnews has the keys to finding the best live stream in your location - many of them for free!...