The first terrorists are you

January 15, 2013

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This is not the first time that France intervenes where its intervention is not required. Many of you must remember when the 1996 French president Mitterrand sent troops to Ruanda and contributed to the massacre of about one million (ONE MILLION) people in three months. Decision later defined by Sarkozy as a mistake.  17 years later […]

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News: short and simple are the secrets

January 9, 2013

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This post defines the main characteristics of a news article. First of all, what is news? It is events. What is a news article? It is the repeating of such events to an audience. An event, in order to be classified as news, has to be: Relevant. It must affect the lives of the audience to local/national/ international levels. […]

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Very Inspiring Blogger Award: Thank you for nominating me

January 7, 2013

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Last night I checked my notifications and I was pleasantly surprised when I saw I was nominated for another award by a blogger I really admire: Marking Time. I highly recommend to go and check her beautiful, true, strong and passionate account of the Afghan and Iraqi wars. If you want to participate too, you will have […]

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Hi, this is Syria, do you remember me?

January 6, 2013

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After a long time of unbearable silence, Syrian president Bashar al-Assad finally had a public speech in which he condemns the violence of rebels and reminds to the world that Syrians are suffering. Strange that after almost two years of clashes, deaths and flees the president realizes only now that Syria needs global attention, immediate resolutions, concrete interventions. More […]

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The essential questions of a journalist

January 4, 2013

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This category of posts is aimed to provide you with advice, guide lines, tips and golden rules I have learned during my master in International Journalism and I have still been learning by being a journalist.  Post by post I will teach you the main structures of the different articles, you will learn appropriate research […]

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My Resolution

January 4, 2013

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Everyone seems to have New Year’s resolutions. I stopped celebrating New Year when I was about 20; as many others celebrations, this too  seems pointless to me. However, when New Year arrives, people’s lives are suddenly lead by an impressive positive and willing-to-accept-challenges mood and it is impossible to be immune to the wave of […]

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We all need heroes

January 1, 2013

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2012 ended with one of the biggest losses for human kind: the Nobel prize winner Rita Levi Montalcini; neurobiologist and extraordinary woman, she died on 30th December at the age of 103. During this first day of 2013 the mourning still echoes into my mind. In an era where the concept of woman is related to […]

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