Ti trovi qui: / In Evidenza

In Evidenza

  • Feb 02 2018

    The Poet as Journalist of the Spirit

    an poetry help us through times of political upheaval? “It is difficult to get the news from poems, yet men die miserably every day for lack of what is found there.”  – William Carlos Williams Physical distance is difficult because of the helplessness it engenders. To see one’s world unraveling continents and oceans away and to feel that you can’t do any...

    Leggi di più
  • Feb 02 2018

    Post Brexit, Indian Subcontinent’s New Role in the Commonwealth

    With Brexit on the horizon, Britain’s relationship with the Commonwealth takes on renewed importance. Ahead of Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM), scheduled to take place in London in April, old debates have come alive over the relevance and importance of the Commonwealth of Nations and its involvement in world affairs. As alternative to the European Union post Brexit, the U...

    Leggi di più
  • Gen 17 2018

    A new tool, for a different future. Wing4students

    Giunto quest'anno  alla quarta edizione, Wing4Students, oggi è l'unico l'unico programma di edutainment italiano per imparare l'inglese in modo alternativo ed innovativo. Le iscrizioni aperte fino al 30 gennaio 2018. Il format è stato progettato a livello nazionale al fine di poter offrire a tutti gli studenti italiani l'opportunit&agrave...

    Leggi di più
  • Gen 07 2018

    Business could be used as a platform to solve staunching social problems??

    Well I have no clue when the history of trade and commerce started and this blame of blatant ignorance is my fault as i not only failed to google it but also ended up spending an entire afternoon researching why the show constantine got cancelled after season 1 and surprise surprise i had no answers to both the questions! But history classes from my school days took me to the year 1453 when con...

    Leggi di più
  • Dic 18 2017

    Putin's National Idea

    Is building a national ideology a viable solution for Putin to consolidate power? Today, it is widely acknowledged in Russian society that a unifying national idea is virtually non-existent. Even two decades after the collapse of the Soviet Union, Russia continues to be characterized as "post-communist," a term that connotes an absence of content rather than a presence thereof. This v...

    Leggi di più
  • Dic 18 2017

    Say good bye to Internet

    he FCC decision to repeal Obama-era net neutrality laws opens up the internet to unfair competition. If you haven’t really bothered to look into net neutrality until this week, that’s because you probably had no particular reason to. Net neutrality is something we have been enjoying on a daily since the internet came into existence. It is the basic principle that all traffic on the...

    Leggi di più
  • Dic 12 2017

    Sky is the Limit for Lebanese Entrepreneurs

    here is a consensus that Lebanon is a great location to pilot an idea, test it and then transition to an international market for growth. [Listen to the podcast below.] For a country that has defined and redefined itself through politics, religion, immigration, emigrations and decades of war, you may wonder what it’s like starting a company in Lebanon. “Surprisingly peaceful...

    Leggi di più

The Daily Dictionary: “Culture,” Cambridge Analytica and Steve Bannon

The culture of politics has nothing to do with the politics of culture. In The Observer’s earthquake scoop concerning the scandalous activities of Cambridge Analytica, whistleblower...

The Daily Devil’s Dictionary: Gates Foundation and “Equity”

The Gates have pulled off a kind of optical illusion by using equity to advance social equity (fairness) in a way that is, by their own admission, not “fair.” Bill and Melinda Gates hav...

Why Remittances from the Middle East Matter to India

With remittances from the Middle East in decline, India may face problems in the domestic labor market. India remains the world’s leading recipient of international personal remittances, clai...