Italy is Struggling to Deal with the Bodies of Coronavirus Victims

We asked an expert about the strain on the funeral industry and being forced to call in the army to transport coffins.
Leonardo Bianchi
3.25.20
climate change

Venice's Council Rejected Climate Change Reform – Then Their Room Flooded

Here today, gone-dola tomorrow.
Leonardo Bianchi
11.15.19
crime

The 'Satanic Panic' That Led to Parents Being Accused of Running a Paedophile Ring

Children told police they had been forced to participate in murder rituals, but there was no evidence to be found.
Leonardo Bianchi
11.4.19
Stuff

Infiltrating Drug Cartels Made Me Lose My Faith in Police and the State

Gianfranco Franciosi spent six years helping the Italian police catch international drug traffickers. He's now broke and scared for his life.
Leonardo Bianchi
10.6.15
Stuff

A Guide to Italy's Young Instagram Fascists

Yes, #fascistlove exists.
Leonardo Bianchi
4.15.15
News

This Italian Dressed as an Illinois Nazi to Protest Against Anti-Same Sex Protesters

Now, he could be charged with apology for fascism.
Leonardo Bianchi
10.8.14
News

Italy Has Had It Up to Here With American Soldiers

Thousands of soldiers take a break from wars in the Middle East, to freak out in the Dal Molin base in Vicenza.
Leonardo Bianchi
7.31.14
Stuff

The World Cup Is Like Fashion Week for Brazil's Security Industry

I spoke to professor Anna Feigenbaum about riot control style through the ages.
Leonardo Bianchi
7.2.14
News

The Italian 'Ebola Outbreak' Is Just a Chance for Racists to Be Racist

No, internet crazies, illegal immigrants aren't about to start a global Ebola pandemic.
Leonardo Bianchi
4.29.14
News

A 'Blue Bloc' Stormed the Streets of Rome This Weekend

Anti-austerity protesters besieged Rome this weekend.
Leonardo Bianchi
4.14.14
News

Italy’s New Anti-Torture Law Isn’t Quite Up to Scratch

But it's also definitely a step in the right direction, according to this torture expert.
Leonardo Bianchi
4.1.14
Stuff

The Pope Has a Gossip Magazine Dedicated to Him Now

Il Mio Papa is like Hello! but way more holy.
Leonardo Bianchi
3.26.14
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