Blessed Trump

There might be riots and declarations of war, but all intellectually and spiritually honest people must be rejoicing by Donald Trump’s brave decision of recognising Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and hence preparing the move of the US embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem. Not only he is keeping his word, he is changing…

Hard Power vs. Hard Power

This morning I read the news about Trump’s missile strike on the Syrian air base. Despite the horror of the chemical attack I was totally surprised Trump would turn against Assad, who is an ally for Russia–to which apparently the approach would be different to the previous administration. But then I started strolling on the chemical attacks…

Tribute to polyglotism

Ogni momento quotidiano e ogni argomento ha la sua lingua di preferenza. O almeno, così vedo e vivo io la questione. Mi sento un po’ in colpa a non tradurre sempre i post che scrivo nella mia lingua madre, ma quando lo faccio mi sento in colpa perché non lo faccio neanche in francese, o…