Focusing on the good and building peace: is it a mission impossible when it comes to journalism?

We all know the difference between good and bad news. Bad news usually has something to do with failure, illness, death, an unsolved problem, destruction, etc. Bad news causes anguish and disappointment. Good news, on the other hand, shows us the bright side of life: instances of receiving a helping hand; serving and sacrificing for others; being forgiving toward someone Continue Reading




Who do we trust? Trust is everything… even in dealing with a global crisis

For more than two decades, Edelman Trust has been conducting a survey on the trust that global society places in four main areas: Government, Business, Media, and Non-Governmental Organization (NGO’s). The survey stems from the belief that trust is a major element in maintaining social order. This year's survey once again presented some rather important data through its sample of Continue Reading




Five tips to overcome “digital envy”

Social networks—in addition to being virtual town squares that aid in connecting those who are distant—are often used as display cases for people to show off their lives. But sometimes instead of being focused on sharing and communion, they foster feelings of envy and jealousy. That's why we'd like to talk to you today about “digital envy.” When we speak Continue Reading




Squid Game

Among the many new Netflix series released in 2021, one has been particularly successful. If you didn’t binge watch it yourself, you have at least heard of it. It’s received so much media attention that everyone, young and old, now knows about it. I’m referring to… Squid Game. Created by Hwang Dong-hyuk, the series tells the story of hundreds of Continue Reading




Eye on the Movie: Teaching what good cinema is, in order to grow together as a family

The Eye on the Movie (In Italian “Occhio al film”) manual by Franco Olearo and Cecilia Galatolo (Punto Famiglia publishing house, 2022) was recently released in bookstores and digital libraries. While it’s true that there are many books like this, Eye on the Movie has something special that makes it worth reading. The book, authored by Franco Olearo and Cecilia Continue Reading




12 QUESTIONS ON MARRIAGE, LOVE, FAMILY, AND THE HOME BASED ON THE THOUGHT OF KAROL WOJTYLA

This document is an expanded version of an interview conducted on November 11, 2021, upon the publication of the 2nd edition of the book “La Paternidad en el Pensamiento de Karol Wojtyla” (Parenthood in the Thought of Karol Wojtyla), by communications student Diego García de la Garza at the University of Navarra. 1. What do we mean by the unitive Continue Reading




What is Huggy Wuggy, and why is it not a kids’ game?

Huggy Wuggy is a blue puppet with red lips and sharp teeth. Seemingly snuggly and looking for cuddles, this video game protagonist (from the survival video game "Poppy Playtime," released in October 2021) is, in reality, a ruthless killer. While the name implies that he is used to giving and requesting hugs, after tricking his victim, he is instead immediately 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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