Category Archives: La Moda

Animal Rights and Language

Since at least the 1980s, anti-fur campaigns have been in full force.  Animal rights groups have sensitized the western world to the cruelty of trapping and killing wildlife.  Today there is outrage in the media over trophy hunting in Africa, … Continue reading

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Starbucks: Cerchio completo

Sulla targa commemorativa sulla parete si trova un omaggio a Milano: “La città che ha ispirato i nostri sogni.  Ogni caffè che abbiamo mai servito ci ha portato qui”. Si riferisce ad una visita del 1983 di Howard D. Schultz, … Continue reading

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Starbucks: Full Circle

On a plaque on the wall is an homage to Milan: “The city that inspired our dreams.  Every coffee that we have ever served brought us here.” It refers to a 1983 visit by Howard D. Schultz, Starbucks’ chairman emeritus, who … Continue reading

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