Category: Rome

‘inconsiderate-and-disrespectful’:-repenting-tourist-returns-stolen-ancient-marble-to-italian-museum
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Nov
2020

‘Inconsiderate And Disrespectful’: Repenting Tourist Returns Stolen Ancient Marble To Italian Museum‘Inconsiderate And Disrespectful’: Repenting Tourist Returns Stolen Ancient Marble To Italian Museum

An American tourist returned a piece of ancient marble she stole to Italy’s National Roman Museum with a note apologizing for the act, BBC reported Thursday. “To Sam, love Jess, Rome 2017,” was written on the returned fragment, BBC reported. Officials assume Jess stole and returned the stone. Officials said they couldn’t remove the writing […]

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anti-establishment-mayor-of-rome-says-the-mob-planned-to-kill-her-and-her-family
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Oct
2020

Anti-Establishment Mayor Of Rome Says The Mob Planned To Kill Her And Her FamilyAnti-Establishment Mayor Of Rome Says The Mob Planned To Kill Her And Her Family

Rome Mayor Virginia Raggi said the mafia was planning to kill her and her family after she cracked down on the their properties in the Italian city, Reuters reported. Raggi became Rome’s first female mayor in 2016 and is in the populist Five Star Movement, which governs Italy. In a pre-recorded interview, she said that […]

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Oct
2020

Pope Francis’ Reportedly Edited Remarks On Same-Sex Civil Unions Leave Catholics In ‘Turmoil, Confusion, And Error’ Amidst Vatican Silence Pope Francis’ Reportedly Edited Remarks On Same-Sex Civil Unions Leave Catholics In ‘Turmoil, Confusion, And Error’ Amidst Vatican Silence 

Catholic bishops pushed back against remarks in which Pope Francis appeared to condone same-sex civil unions, warning that the statements as reported spread “turmoil, confusion, and error.” Media reported Wednesday that the pope had made bombshell statements condoning civil unions that were included in the documentary “Francesco,” which premiered Wednesday night in Rome.  The Catholic […]

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how-nato-member-turkey-reverted-back-to-being-an-islamic-dictatorship
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Jul
2020

How NATO-Member Turkey Reverted Back to Being an Islamic DictatorshipHow NATO-Member Turkey Reverted Back to Being an Islamic Dictatorship

Eric Zuesse, originally posted at Strategic Culture The gradual process of Turkey’s becoming an Islamic sharia-law country, again, is no longer so gradual. It has taken a sudden and sharp rightward turn, into Islamic-nationhood. Turkey’s Hagia Sophia, which had been “the world’s largest cathedral for nearly a thousand years, until Seville Cathedral was completed in 1520,” has […]

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orthodox-priest-reveals-core-problem-with-covid-19-measures-–-part-i
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Jun
2020

Orthodox priest reveals core problem with COVID-19 measures – Part IOrthodox priest reveals core problem with COVID-19 measures – Part I

An Orthodox Christian priest wrote an anonymous letter trying to justify how secular expediency aids sacred faith with regards to COVID-19, with the best and most reasoned approach we have yet seen. Nevertheless, his well-intentioned letter stumbles on Christ’s Gospel, because it tries to incorporate secular knowledge as beneficial when it is not. We will […]

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fact-check:-did-marcus-aurelius-say,-‘everything-we-hear-is-an-opinion,-not-a-fact’?
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Oct
2019

FACT CHECK: Did Marcus Aurelius Say, ‘Everything We Hear Is An Opinion, Not A Fact’?FACT CHECK: Did Marcus Aurelius Say, ‘Everything We Hear Is An Opinion, Not A Fact’?

A post shared on Facebook claims ancient Roman emperor Marcus Aurelius once said, “Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.” Verdict: False There is no evidence that Aurelius ever said or wrote this saying. Fact Check: Aurelius, who ruled Rome as emperor from 161 […]

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Oct
2019

Barr & Durham travel to Rome, as walls close in on mysterious Professor Mifsud (Video)Barr & Durham travel to Rome, as walls close in on mysterious Professor Mifsud (Video)

The Duran’s Alex Christoforou and Editor-in-Chief Alexander Mercouris discuss the stunning trip to Rome, Italy taken by US Attorney General Barr and Russiagate investigator, John Durham, in order to hear a secret tape of Maltese Professor Joseph Mifsud…the man many believe is the contracted spy who kicked off the Mueller investigation. Remember to Please Subscribe […]

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bones-found-beneath-pontifical-teutonic-college-in-search-for-emanuela-orlandi
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Jul
2019

Bones Found Beneath Pontifical Teutonic College In Search For Emanuela OrlandiBones Found Beneath Pontifical Teutonic College In Search For Emanuela Orlandi

Vatican City officials discovered two sets of bones linked to the 1983 disappearance of a 15-year-old girl beneath a stone manhole cover, the Vatican announced Saturday. Emanuela Orlandi, the daughter of a Vatican City employee, went missing over 30 years ago after leaving for a music lesson in Rome. (RELATED: A Young Girl Went Missing […]

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