Western Europe

A Peek Into Several European Countries

Pope Francis ‘may be at risk from Italian mafia’

Written By: Michael Derlicki The Catholic Church, the Vatican and Pope Francis have accusations made against them of collusion between organized crime and elements with the Catholic hierarchy.  Pope Francis … Continue reading

November 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Italy’s women’s rights progression and brutal murder of teenager.

Written By: Michael Derlicki Italy is a country that is very aware of women rights. Italy of today is country in which women have equal rights as men. They also … Continue reading

November 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

NSA denies it spied on Vatican conclave

Written By: Michael Derlicki The United States National Security Agency has been accused of monitoring the phone calls during the conclave in which Pope Francis was elected.  The European countries … Continue reading

October 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

Cesvi – We don’t exist to survive, we exist to change.

Written By: Michael Derlicki Italy has its fair share of NGO’s. The one that caught my eye and that I found to be very interesting was Cesvi. Cesvi is an … Continue reading

October 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

UN experts urge Italy to facilitate return of illegally deported Kazakh mother, daughter

Written By: Michael Derlicki On July 18, 2013 independent United Nations human rights experts asked Italian authorities to assist in the return of Alma Shalabayeva to Italy. Alma and her … Continue reading

October 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Europe Takes Several Awards for Top Haunted Castles

By: Devon Fasbinder With Halloween quickly approaching, I thought it would be an interesting diversion from sustainability and globalization to look at some spooky attractions in Europe. However, the more … Continue reading

October 13, 2013 · Leave a comment

Lampedusa Victims Include Unexpected Shocker

By: Michael Derlicki A migrant boat caught on fire at sea while trying to crossing from Africa to Europe.  The ship sank half a mile offshore of the Mediterranean Island … Continue reading

October 10, 2013 · Leave a comment