COVID GENERATION: DEPRESSION ALERT AND OPPORTUNITIES TO BECOME BETTER PARENTS

Perhaps it is because two of my daughters are part of the generation sadly renamed "the Covid Generation," made up of adolescents and pre-adolescents, that I am particularly sensitive to the discomfort that young people are experiencing at this time. Certainly there are and have been situations similar or worse than this. Consider those who have grown up in war Continue Reading




Saint Joseph: A Modern Model of a Father Figure?

In a world “without fathers” – in which fatherhood seems to be increasingly more fluid and difficult to exercise – Pope Francis proposes looking at a father figure who today’s society greatly needs. It is well-known that the Pope announced (on December 8th, 2020) that 2021 will be a special year dedicated to St. Joseph, concluding December 8th, 2021. His Continue Reading




Covid Has Shopkeepers on Their Knees While the Porn Business Is Booming

Among the consequences that Covid-19 brought with it over the last year has been a significant increase in the use of pornographic content. A research carried out by the institute Eumetra and Pornhub, a well-known pornographic site, have demonstrated this increase, according to the news agency Adnkronos. As for the country where I live, Italy, since lockdown began, a large Continue Reading




5 tips to Improve Communication in the Family

We noticed that among the most read articles of 2020 there is one that outlines ten tips on how to improve communication within the family. Such great interest in this article might be due to the fact that we have found ourselves home-bound for the past year in the midst of a global health crisis. We have had fewer opportunities Continue Reading




Am I Using Social Media in a Healthy Way? 3 Things to Reflect on

It's been over a year now that we've maintained relationships "filtered" by screens – and not just because we choose to do so. I've noticed how the tools that often help us communicate (and we have to admit that they really do help us communicate in this day and age!) sometimes make us fall victim to inauthentic relationships. We already Continue Reading




Prepared for the next pandemic: A Book That Makes Us Think About Science and its Communication

Ignacio López-Goñi is a professor of microbiology and virology at the University of Navarra (Spain) and a well-known scientific popularizer. He is also the author of the short, powerful essay Preparados para la próxima pandemia (“Prepared for the next pandemic,” published by Destino in Spanish), in which he analyzes what led to the crisis caused by COVID-19 and tries to Continue Reading




4 movies for children and teens with the same theme: giving your life for love

In the collective imagination, the most admirable and virtuous person is one who can put others before himself. It is a "hero" who is willing to sacrifice himself to save another’s life. It is not unusual - as some rather pessimistic people may think- that the movie film industry represents the beauty of giving and sacrificing oneself, to the point Continue Reading




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Audio-visual consumption and reading habits of young people.


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Teen Usage of new and old media: formation & family.


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Giovanni Paolo II e la paternità


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Famiglia e mezzi di comunicazione sociale
VI Incontro Mondiale della Famiglia.


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La famiglia nei mezzi di comunicazione: Evangelizzazione ed evangelizzatori


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Messaggio del Santo Padre Francesco per la XLIX Giornata Mondiale delle Comunicazioni Sociali.


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L'amore che porta nuova vita nel mondo – Il Rabbino Sacks sull'istituzione del matrimonio.


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