Carissa Richetti

Waking up from the American Dream - Carissa Richetti - Medium

My grandparents are immigrants from Italy, who came into the country through Ellis Island at 19 years old barely knowing any English. Would they have wanted to come today? I think like many people seeking citizenship, they would be idealizing the America of the past.

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The Best Travel Sites for Budget Travelers

At a time when it's hard to afford a night out, let alone a week-long trip to a sandy beach or the hot springs of Iceland, people have been looking for a budget-friendly way to travel. One of my fa...

In Favor of Free Education

June 10, 2016 By Carissa Richetti 2016 has been a benchmark year, and I'm happy to live in the midst of more progressive ideals, such as more civil rights being granted to LGBTQ+ people and the increased use of medical marijuana. However, with all of the changes in the air, you would assume that someone...