Men Killing Women in Italy


Since the start of 2012, sixty three women in Italy have been murdered by husbands and spurned lovers.  That is one death every three days.  128 women were killed in Italy in 2011. Sadly, it was clear from fairly early stages that many of the situations involving men harassing women would end in … [Read more...]

Italy Has One Million Invisible Homes

There's a Italian City Here. Honest!

The clampdown on fiddles in Italy is producing some remarkable results.  How about discovering that more than one million homes in Italy are invisible?  No, it is not April 1st! Presumably inhibited by millions of invisible Italians, these invisible homes have been identified from satellite … [Read more...]

Reverse Money Laundering

Clean or Dirty Money?

I was chatting to a journalist friend of mine at Il Sole 24 Ore the other day. Said journalist, Stefano Elli, specializes in investigating financial crime and he's told me about some of the goings on in Italy he's been looking into - plots and counter plots, schemes and more, but the latest … [Read more...]