Interview – The massacre of the Foibe and the Italian Istrian exodus with Roberta Alessandra Belulovich

On the “giornata del ricordo”, a commemoration to remember the victims of the Massacre of the Foibe in Istria and Venezia Giulia in 1943 and 1945, we talk to Roberta Alessandra Belulovich, an Istria Italian about her family history and the Istrian question.

 

Christmas 2018 – Italian Christmas past and present and a Christmas witch

We have a look at important events in Italy on and around Christmas as well as explore the traditions, including that of the Christmas witch.

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Special episode 05 – The massacre of Monte Sole

Between the 29th September and 5th October 1944, the Nazi occupiers of Italy, along with their Fascist allies, rounded up and killed almost 800 civilians, mostly elderly, women and children in the worst single episode of violence against the civilian population in Western Europe. The massacre occurred on the slopes of Monte Sole, south of Bologna.