"You've become the symbol of this hideous globalisation"
Marine Le Pen
French far-right presidential candidate
"Apartheid already exists and avoiding the word does not change the reality."
"He (Donald Trump) has been a tremendous champion of supporting families and enabling them to thrive"
"The tax code is just way, way, way too complicated"
US Treasury Secretary
"This was a painful vote but a determined one against a company that until now has done little to fix its issues"
Unions joint statement
"In 2015, there were 212 million new cases of malaria and 429,000 deaths. One child dies from malaria every two minutes."
Don Giovanni the great seducer: bonus interview
More excerpts from our interviews (in English and Italian) with bass-baritone Ildebrando D’Arcangelo, soprano Carmen Giannattasio and tenor Saimir Pirgu.