As we look forward to a new decade ahead, I'd like to take some time to look back at some of my favorite articles over the years. Here is an article by Phil Campanella from January 2014. I really enjoy how Phil 's words bring to life our Italian American culture and how the love it emits enriches our lives and the lives of those around us. I hope you enjoy it as much as I do.
While we lament the dissolution of the Italian American neighborhoods and the loss of Italian identity in the 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th generations of Americans of Italian ancestry, they nevertheless remain intact, the qualities that are fundamental to the Italian family. Although the character of the family has changed from Greco-Roman times, the qualities underpinning the family remain constant. The qualities are