On the European Union, Spies and National Prerogatives

I left the Centre d’etudes europeennes of Sciences Po in June 2011. The Centre d’etudes europeennes is a centre of research that deals with EU institutions and their functioning. It is quite a multicultural environment with indefinite political and strategic orientations, like the European Union (EU). I arrived there by chance, as a postdoc fellow. …

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The Best Restaurant in the City

One day, being hungry, I asked to a bar tender if there was something to eat there. He said he had finished the sandwiches, but he suggested me to go to 'the best restaurant of the city', where I could have eaten all I wanted. This restaurant was, according to the directions of the bar …

MassoMafia

When I arrived in Sicily I involuntarily discovered the existence of a new criminal organization: The MassoMafia. The MassoMafia refers to an ambigous connection between State, Mafia and Masonic Lodges. This was a totally new discovery for me, so new that noone had ever heard or talked about it before. In fact, the first complaint …