Since this is my first Ramadan in Italy, I was surprised to see how many questions people had about the fasting process and the month in general. Therefore, I collected some of the most frequently asked questions and will be answering them. What is Ramadan exactly? Why do you haveRead More →

We’re all familiar with the famous Nobel Prize, namely the award given annually in recognition of academic or cultural achievements in Physics, Medicine or Physiology, Chemistry, Literature, and Peace. How did the Nobel Peace Prize come to be? Was Alfred Nobel a promoter of peace and global cooperation? Or wasRead More →

On the 14th of April 2018, the United States of America, together with the United Kingdom and France, led an airstrike on the town of Douma, Syria, based on a supposed chemical attack that happened a week earlier. A young boy, living a normal life, in a normal household, losesRead More →

In March of 2018, the last male Northern White Rhino has been declared dead. These subspecies have been endangered and on the brink of extinction for about a decade now due to excessive poaching, since the rhino’s horn is in great demand specifically in Asian countries like Vietnam. With onlyRead More →

With the recent mass shooting in Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, activists are advocating more than ever for the tightening of gun control as well as the repeal of the Second Amendment to the United States Constitution, which protects the right for citizens to bear weapons. However,Read More →