Friday, 12 May 2017

Scrapping tuition fees: Labour's bid to destroy the UK university system

With less than a month to go until the general election, the Labour party has yet to produce a coherent..

By Beatrice Faleri


Thursday, 11 May 2017

Citizens of nowhere: limbo for EU students after Brexit

“Oh but you shouldn’t be worrying, of course you will be fine – no one wants to kick you out..

By Beatrice Faleri


Monday, 20 February 2017

Stubborn Brexiteers cannot accept it, but Tony Blair is right

Look, if no one says it, I will: Tony Blair is right. Not that it counts for anything: if the..

By Beatrice Faleri


Monday, 5 December 2016

Renzi loses. What happens next?

As expected, Matteo Renzi lost. Rather more surprisingly, he did keep his word and resign. So where is Italy standing..

By Beatrice Faleri


Tuesday, 15 November 2016

Don't panic, the Italian Constitutional Referendum isn't Brexit

I doubt anyone outside Italy would be worried about the upcoming Italian constitutional referendum were it not for Brexit and Trump’s..

By Beatrice Faleri


Tuesday, 27 September 2016

The Presidential Debate: Victory of Clinton over sexist Trump

“Well just listen to what you heard!” a grinning Hillary Clinton said, mid-way through one of the most surreal presidential..

By Beatrice Faleri


Wednesday, 14 September 2016

Just a pretty face: Virginia Raggi disappoints Rome

Back in June, on the day of Rome’s mayoral elections, I asked whether mayor-to-be Virginia Raggi was going to deliver the change Italy’s capital..

By Beatrice Faleri


Friday, 9 September 2016

The Italian ice cream innovators taking on the world

Walk around the streets of Rome and you will always be able to spot two things at any given point:..

By Beatrice Faleri