Ciao from Rome! Autumn is here, and things are getting better in Italy. We’re not out of the woods yet, but things are improving, and we’re confident the worse is behind us. One of the things that had been interrupted with the pandemic was participating in live, in-person events. Finally, this activity has begun again, and so I was happy to restart...

Ciao from Rome, welcome to another wonderful issue of our magazine. Things are getting better in Italy, as we tell you twice a week in our video and audio podcast We the ItaliaNews, which we encourage you to watch or listen to all the time. This past June 2, Italy celebrated 75 years of our Republic. At that time Italy chose the Republic and decide...

Today the House of Representatives of the Italian Parliament almost unanimously approved the motion presented by parliamentarians Fucsia Fitzgerald Nissoli and Federico Mollicone in defense of Christopher Columbus. It is a historic day. The motion was discussed on October 26, 2020 and it has been voted today. It was originally signed by 53 parliame...

Dear friends, while I'm writing this editorial the coronavirus situation in Italy is dramatically worsening, and probably in a few days we will be in a full lockdown again. We are scared and angry, because we knew that a second wave would come and the Italian institutions were unprepared. The weeks to come will be difficult and hard, and we all hop...

October 12 2020 Roma, Italy / The United States

“Apprendiamo da fonti giornalistiche che i funzionari della Contea di Union, in New Jersey (USA), hanno annunciato che ad Elizabeth sarà eretta una statua a Marsha P. Johnson, storica espressione del mondo transgender. Nulla da dire su questo ma quello che è inaccettabile e’ che tale statua sorgerà al posto di quella di Cristoforo Colombo. Ancora u...

"Come segnalato da Umberto Mucci di We the Italians, l'ondata di proteste negli Stati Uniti ha visto anche attacchi violenti contro Cristoforo Colombo e le sue effigi. A Boston, e' stata decapitata una statua del navigatore, mentre a Richmond una statua e' stata buttata in un lago. Riteniamo inaccettabile l'associazione di "razzista" a Colombo, sim...

“Oggi, presso l'Aula della Commissione Esteri, ho partecipato all'incontro tra i parlamentari membri della sezione bilaterale di amicizia Italia-Stati Uniti d'America, presieduta da Mara Carfagna, con l'ambasciatore degli Stati Uniti d'America a Roma, Lewis Eisenberg”. Così Fucsia Nissoli, deputata di Forza Italia eletta in Nord e Centro America. “...

Ciao from Rome to all the friends of We the Italians! What a month! It has been full of wonderful opportunities to show and testify how great the relationship between Italy and the US is! On September 22nd I had the honor and the pleasure of giving the welcoming remarks at the National Italian American Bar Association, welcoming old and new friends...