Everything by Italy Chronicles founder, Alex Roe

Alex Roe, the founder of Italy Chronicles, lives and works in Milan, Italy. When not working on Italy Chronicles, Alex teaches English, translates, writes articles for other web sites and runs training courses. You can hire Alex to write for you.

Chaos on the Horizon for Italy?

There are noises in Italy's press that after Silvio Berlusconi's Forza Italia party's very poor showing in recent regional elections - Mr Berlusconi's party was beaten by the Lega Nord - Silvio Berlusconi is considering ending his Nazarenzo pact with Italy's Prime Minister Matteo Renzi. Whether … [Read more...]

Fix it Again Tony – a Fun Fiat ad

This is a fun. Fiat making fun of itself using the old "fix it again Tony" jibe. Did Tony fix it? He sure did! And the new Fiat 500x, a kind of Fiat 500 on steroids doesn't look at all bad either. Fiat should sell truckloads of the things. Like the color too. But first, do watch this … [Read more...]

Who Would Italians Vote for?

If general elections were held today, who would Italians choose to run their troubled nation? Silvio Berlusconi, Matteo Renzi, Beppe Grillo, or maybe even a descendant of Benito Mussolini? An increasing number of Italians no longer think voting serves any useful purpose. They are right - they … [Read more...]