CHRISTOPHER HITCHENS ON ABORTION

2020-05-04T01:20:50+01:00October 25th, 2017|JOURNALISM|

Three decades after Roe v. Wade, abortion is still the hottest button in American society; scientific advances, from pre-natal testing to stem-cell research, have only raised the temperature. Cold logic, the author argues, requires us to accept the tragic conflict between potential humans and existing ones.

LIVING PROOF

2020-05-04T01:20:49+01:00September 30th, 2017|JOURNALISM|

Instead of marveling at the number of books, articles, and documentaries he produced, some of Christopher Hitchens' friends muttered about the quantity of booze he drank. Now medical science backs his long-held belief that booze is a subtle weapon. Plus: Hitch’s tips on drinking right.

25 LUGLIO 1943: MONTANELLI RACCONTA LA FINE DEL DUCE

2019-07-25T13:54:43+01:00February 10th, 2017|HISTORY, JOURNALISM|

Nel luglio 1943 la caduta di Mussolini e il crollo del regime che aveva tenuto in pugno l'Italia per 21 anni rappresentarono per molti italiani la fine di un incubo. Per altri, cresciuti nel mito dell'Impero e del «genio italico», fu una tragedia.