Milan, Italy

Italy election: the ‘forgotten generation’ seeking opportunities abroad Milan may be Italy’s fashion & business capital but some young people see emigration as their only option

By Lizzy Davis of the Guardian: http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/feb/19/italy-elections-young-people-emigration   Last year Brunella Filí, a young filmmaker in Milan, looked around her and realised that half her friends had moved away. It wasn’t that they had gone back to the south, where she is from; or that they had swapped Italy’s fashion and business capital for its political capital…. Read More →

The Art of Coat Checking

“The Art of Coat Checking” by Lisa Medici – Another tale from her series “Latte, Please!”

I had been looking for a job in this slow moving economy, and as an extremely versatile and somewhat adaptable person, in the past had always landed a job within two weeks. Now what seems to be more than six months and almost half-way through my savings, piggy bank, change-purse, and hauling tiny CVS plastic bags to… Read More →

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