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News, insights and points of view on the world at the time of the war in Ukraine.

Maidan-3, the Russian propaganda operation to win in Ukraine.

Ukrainian intelligence chief Budanov warns everyone about the Russian propaganda operation Maidan-3 to destabilize the West and defeat Ukraine...

Demonstration in Foligno on February 25th against the municipality's patronage of the Russian film The Witness

Ukrainian associations will demonstrate on February 25, 2024 in Foligno against the patronage of the municipality at the screening of the Russian propaganda film The Witness in a public hall in Foligno...

Navalny is dead, now it's time to understand if a Russia beyond putin really exists

Navalny, the main opponent of, has died Putin in Russia. It's time to see if there really is a Russia beyond now putin...

Open letter to the mayor of Foligno regarding the municipality's patronage for the screening of the Russian film The Witness

Open letter from Stand for Ukraine to the mayor of Foligno regarding the municipality's patronage for the screening of the Russian film The Witness...

Scandalous: Russian film The Witness in Foligno with the patronage of the municipality

In Foligno, Umbria, the Russian propaganda film The Witness will be screened under the patronage of the municipality...

Sanremo 2024: pacifism, anti-Westernism and Jorit. We have all the worst.

The circus of populism in Sanremo 2024. Among tractor drivers taken seriously, Jorit and embarrassing anti-USA comedians. There's everything...

Demonstration in Milan against Russian propaganda on February 13th

On February 13, 2024, a demonstration will be held in Milan against Russian propaganda in response to the screening in Milan of the Russian propaganda film The Witness...

Dear Z propagandists, censorship and freedom of expression are very different things

Z and anti-Western propagandists crying for political censorship of their pro-Russian events. But Italy is an Atlanticist and European country, I wouldn't call it censorship, if anything enforcement...

Open letter to mayor Beppe Sala in reference to the screening of the Russian film The Witness in Milan

We publish our open letter to the mayor of Milan Beppe Sala in reference to the screening of the Russian film The Witness in Milan...

Russian film The Witness in Milan, it's time for the city to react against propaganda

The Russian propaganda film The Witness will be screened in Milan. This is the opportunity for mayor Beppe Sala and for the entire municipal administration to make themselves heard and stop Russian propaganda...

The Russian film The Witness in San Giorgio di Piano (BO) in a hall of the Municipality

The Russian film The Witness in San Giorgio di Piano (BO) in a hall owned by the municipality, the Trenti hall in February...

CANCELED EVENT: Video conference with Dugin in Montecatini Terme.

The Z propagandists are still looking for a location to do their event with Dugin via video conference. The event canceled in Lucca was rescheduled in Montecatini. But here too comes bad news...

Mayor Dario Nardella against the screening of the Russian propaganda film The Witness in Florence

Tough stance taken by the mayor of Florence Nardella against the Affratellamento Theater which threatens the screening of the propaganda film...

Open letter to the mayor of Florence Dario Nardella in reference to the screening of the Russian propaganda film The Witness in Florence

Open letter from Stand for Ukraine to the mayor of Florence Dario Nardella regarding the screening of the Russian propaganda film in Florence...

EVENT CANCELLED: They're trying again, the Russian propaganda film The Witness in Florence

The Russian film The Witness, at the center of controversy in recent weeks as its screenings were blocked due to pure Russian propaganda, lands in Florence...

Demonstration against Russian propaganda in Lucca on 27 January 2024

Large demonstration against Russian propaganda in Lucca on 27 January 2024 in Piazza Napoleone...

CANCELED EVENT: Demonstration in Rome for Romanovsky's concert at La Sapienza University

On January 23, 2024 at 19 pm in front of the main hall of the La Sapienza University of Rome in Via Aldo Moro a protest demonstration will be held for the concert of the pro-Russian Romanovsky...

EVENT CANCELED. The pro-Russian pianist Romanovsky in Rome, propaganda disguised as culture

The pro-pianistputin Romanovsky invited to play at the Sapienza University of Rome. Thus Russian propaganda enters the heart of Italy...

Response to the press release from the University Concert Institution of Rome in reference to the event with Romanovsky

Our response to the press release from the University Concert Institution of Rome regarding Romanovsky's concert in Rome...

Open letter to the Mayor and Bishop of Viterbo in reference to the screening of the Russian propaganda film The Witness in Viterbo

Open letter to the Mayor and Bishop of Viterbo in reference to the screening of the Russian propaganda film The Witness in Viterbo at the San Leonardo theater owned by the bishop's curia...

Event cancelled. The Russian film The Witness scheduled at the San Leonardo Theater in Viterbo

The Russian propaganda film The Witness will be screened in Viterbo at the San Leonardo Theater with the collaboration of UniIndustria...

Modena, the demonstration against Russian propaganda seen through the shots of Ciro Cortellessa

Ciro Cortellessa with his photographic reportages tries to communicate to those who cannot or do not want to see the horror of war and the indomitable spirit of the defenders of Ukraine...

Open letter to the mayor of Lamezia Terme in reference to the screening of the Russian film The Witness

We publish the open letter of Stand for Ukraine to the mayor of Lamezia Terme Paolo Mascaro in reference to the screening of the Russian film The Witness in Lamezia Terme...

Open letter to the mayor of Genoa Marco Bucci in reference to the screening of the Russian film The Witness planned in Genoa

Open letter from Stand for Ukraine to the mayor of Genoa Bucci in reference to the screening of the Russian film The Witness scheduled in Genoa on 23 January 2024...

The Russian film The Witness will be screened in Genoa

Another scandal, the Russian film The Witness is wandering around Italy looking for a theater to watch. Now it's Genoa's turn. We fight to cancel the screening...

Event cancelled: the Russian film The Witness will not be shown in Bologna either

Victory! The screening of the Russian film The Witness was also canceled in Bologna after the intervention of Mayor Lepore...

Open letter to the Rector of La Sapienza University of Rome regarding the concert of the pro-Russian propagandist Romanovsky

The open letter of Stand for Ukraine to the Rector of the Sapienza University of Rome regarding the Alexander Romanovsky concert scheduled in the Aula Magna of the University itself...

Open letter to the mayor of Bari Decaro regarding the performance of the pro-Russian Romanovsky at the Piccinni Theatre

Open letter to the mayor of Bari Decaro regarding the performance of the pro-Russian propagandist pianist Romanovsky at the Piccinni Theater in Bari...

The Russian film The Witness will be screened in Lamezia Terme

The Russian anti-Ukraine propaganda film The Witness will be screened in Lamezia Terme on February 17, 2024. It must be stopped...

Open letter to the mayor of Rome Gualtieri in reference to Romanovsky's concert at La Sapienza University

Our open letter to the mayor of Rome Roberto Gualtieri in reference to the concert of the pro-Russian pianist Romanovsky in Rome...

Demonstration in Milan against pro-Russian propaganda on 14 January 2024

In Milan on January 14, 2024 there will be a demonstration against the pro-Russian propaganda which also hit the Lombardy capital...

Open letter to the mayor of Turin regarding the screening of the Russian propaganda film The Witness

Open letter from the mayor of Turin regarding the screening of the Russian propaganda film Il Testimone, scheduled in Turin on 10 February...

CANCELED EVENT: The Russian propaganda film "The Witness" will be screened in Turin

After Bologna, a screening of the Russian propaganda film "The Witness" will also be attempted in Turin. Everyone's effort to block this infamous projection...

Open letter to the mayor of Milan in reference to the event on Darya Dugina on 14 January 2024

Open letter to the mayor of Milan in reference to the "Darya Dugina and Donbass" event scheduled for January 14, 2024 in Milan...

CANCELED EVENT: The mayor of Modena towards the revocation of the civic hall for the pro-Russian conference on Mariupol

The mayor of Modena Muzzarelli towards the decision to revoke the civic hall for the pro-Russian conference on Mariupol...

CANCELED EVENT: The Russian propaganda film "The Witness" will be screened in Bologna

The Russian propaganda film Il Testimone financed by the Kremlin will be broadcast in Bologna. Protests throughout Italy to avoid the screening...

Milan confirms itself as the cradle of pro-Russian events, there will also be a eulogy to Darya Dugina

Yet another pro-Russian conference in Milan, this time there will be a eulogy to Darya Dugina, daughter of the Russian nationalist philosopher Dugin who died in 2022...

CANCELED EVENT: The very sad responses of Muzzarelli and Bonaccini on the pro-Russian event in Modena

On the case of the outrageous event organized in a municipal hall in the city of Modena on the "rebirth" of Mariupol thanks to the Russians, both the mayor Muzzarelli and the president responded...

CANCELED EVENT: Neo-fascist pro-Russia conference in Lucca with the sanctioned Dugin as guest

Incredible, a pro-Russian neo-fascist conference will be staged in Lucca and the guest of honor will be the sanctioned Dugin...

CANCELED EVENT: Outrageous. A conference will be held in Modena on the "rebirth" of Mariupol thanks to the Russians

Shocking! The Municipality of Modena has rented one of its civic halls for a conference of pure Russian propaganda on the "rebirth" of Mariupol under Russian administration...

In Italy the Russian ballet is applauded while in Ukraine people die from Moscow bombings

In January 2024, during the most ferocious Russian bombings on Ukrainian cities, the Russian Ballet Moscow performed in Italy...

On Radio Deejay the banality of evil (Russian)

One of the most important (if not the most important) generalist radio stations in Italy managed to trivialize the Russian evil in just a few seconds...

The Christmas markets in Lecco, among sweets and Russian and Soviet military memorabilia

In Lecco (Italy) there is a Soviet air in the 2023 Christmas markets. Among Christmas sweets and souvenirs, matryoshka dolls and military memorabilia from the Soviet Union are on sale. A truly great choice...

In Padua, the concert of the pianist Romanovsky, Russian propaganda in the heart of Europe

On 19 December 2023 in Padua, in the heart of Europe that is fighting Russian imperialism, a concert was held by the pianist Alexander Romanovsky, propagandist of putin who performed in front of...

Lactalis (Galbani, Parmalat) continues to work in Russia

Lactalis, owner of Galbani and Parmalat, despite the evidence of the horrors of the war unleashed by Russia in Ukraine, continues to do business as usual with the Kremlin...

Yes, sanctions are eating up the shopping cart in Russia

We went to check the prices of various products sold in supermarkets in Russia by comparing them with the prices of the same products before the invasion of Ukraine, to check whether the...

The city of Milan in the hands of the Russians

From Milan with the 2023 premiere of the Teatro alla Scala entrusted to the Russian soprano Netrebko and the Oh Bej Oh Bej Christmas markets where you can find Russian specialties...

Volodymir Zelensky, the hero president we don't deserve

Small praise to Ukrainian president Zelensky, the hero we don't deserve...

The European Union's weak response to the rise of Russian propaganda

A study by the European Commission certifies the increase in the diffusion of Russian propaganda in Europe. Unfortunately the solutions are only in words...

Bizarrely, Ukraine's fate will be decided without any mention of Ukraine

Elections in the European Union and the USA will decide the future of support for Ukraine and, consequently, its fate. It's a shame that the election campaigns talk about something completely different...

Made in Italy (legal) for Russian army boots

An investigation by Trap Aggressor reported by Kyiv Independent reveals how the Italian company Conceria Cervinia SPA and other German companies continue to work with Russia for the supply of...

Top 7 phrases about the war in Ukraine said by those who are not informed

Ranking of the worst phrases used by ordinary people about the Russian-Ukrainian conflict and which infuriate Ukrainians...

Pacifists have a problem with geography

The pacifists of our house are just making a big mistake. The geographical one. Ask for peace in Moscow, in Tehran, in Pyongyang, not in Milan, Rome or Berlin!...

Ukrainian, a language and culture too often denied

It's time to clear the field of doubts, there is only one official Ukrainian language: Ukrainian. It seems trivial to say it but in reality for many it is not like that...

Nestle is a sponsor of the war and continues to do business in Russia

Nestle continues to do business in Russia despite numerous international pressures to withdraw from the aggressor country...

Ukraine and Israel, two fronts for the same war

Israel and Ukraine are not fighting two regional conflicts, but are engaged on two different fronts in the same war, against the same enemies...

Italian President Mattarella always at Ukraine's side

Italian President Mattarella is an icon of support for the Ukrainian resistance. Without hesitation and with decisive speeches he has always stood by the Ukrainian people...

The Benetton Group is not leaving Russia

The Benetton Group continues to operate in Russia, despite the war crimes documented during the Ukrainian war...

We may already be at war, but we don't care

Western citizens' disinterest in the Ukrainian war is at its highest. But do we know that war is already at home?...

Elon Musk's merciless cynicism about the war in Ukraine

Yet another cynical and tasteless post by Elon Musk on the difficulties in providing US aid for Ukraine...

Stop cars from Russia into the EU

The sanctions are also starting to affect Russian citizens. The blocking of cars registered in Russia is a reality in the EU. Waiting for the application by all member states...

Pepsi and Lays products sponsor the war in Ukraine

Pepsico (which produces global brands such as Pepsi and Lays) continues to work in Russia as if nothing had happened despite being awarded the title of sponsor of the war...

Leroy Merlin sponsor of the war

Leroy Merlin was named by the Ukrainian government as a sponsor of the war. Despite this he continues to do business with the Kremlin...

Tragicomic journey through Italian newspapers, where the war in Ukraine does not exist

The greatest conflict since the Second World War is relegated further and further down the Italian press. Even though it affects us all...

Barilla continues to produce pasta in Russia

Barilla maintains pasta production activities in Russia, despite the fact that the war continues more and more ferociously...

Pope Francis, the perfect example of a pro-Russian propagandist

Pope Francis dedicated a part of his speech in connection with St. Petersburg to the lavish praise of the culture and imperialism of the great mother Russia...

Ferrero, the bitter taste of Nutella in Russia

Ferrero has only put a few non-critical sectors of its business in Russia on hold, still continuing to feed the coffers of the Kremlin...

How TikTok helps Russian propaganda

TikTok actively supports the spread of Russian propaganda against Ukraine. Let's find out how to defend ourselves...

War sponsor products

What are the products in common use in Italy considered sponsors of the war in Ukraine? Here's a rundown, there's no shortage of surprises...