CORONAVIRUS and EUROBONDS: Will the EU collapse?

Written by Umberto Belluzzo

Last week the coronavirus situation became worse, especially in Europe, and I assume it is clear to anyone that we still have two more weeks of #stayathome. In Italy and Spain, after almost 4 weeks of lockdown, the number of deaths per day are drastic; in UK the Prime Minister got infected and in other places such as the US, Donald Trump has passed from talking about open and crowded churches in Easter to declaring that if the number of deaths remained under 100K, the government would have done a good job. Italy has been the most affected in the world until now, counting up to ten thousand deaths with the number of infected people to over a hundred thousand.

Ten thousand deaths just in Italy is a shocking figure that makes evident the severity of this pandemic to whom, like most of us far away from the red zones, are living this quarantine as a series of long and silent Sundays.

Now, what is the EU doing?

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DONALD TRUMP impeachment inquiry: What you need to know.

Written by Umberto Belluzzo

I feel for Trump the same sympathy that I feel for the Italian minister Luigi Di Maio, an individual absolutely not qualified for the role he covers, who tells lots of lies but, at the same time, that you cannot fake you don’t love him. Sure, there is some style differences.

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TEXTBOOKS

Textbooks, most of us had to deal with them. WAIT, what am I saying? ALL of us had to deal with them; and we are proud of our overpriced, loosely fact-checked stack of paper.

My family spends  450$ (400 EUR) on textbooks for me alone, every single year; that might sound like a hefty but necessary purchase, but add another child and that price goes up to almost 1 thousand dollars every year. I’m just in high school, college textbooks cost twice as much (with an average of 1,200 $ a year per student).. could a broke college student afford  such a expense?

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ZERO WASTE MOVEMENT and the 21st century environmentalist

Written by Sara Chemello

Whether you may or may not have heard about zero waste, this movement has become extremely popular between the eco friendly community. It is a way to become a citizen involved in the fight against climate change and might lead to entire zero waste communities in the future.

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Is going full-vegan the real solution?

Everyone has met at least once a outrageous vegan that can’t stand the eating habits of the BIG majority of the population.

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