He is a former rugby player with much popularity in Italy and considered a true media phenomenon and icon thanks to the TV show, ‘Unti e Bisunti’ aired in over 80 countries by the Discovery Network. Rubio is dedicated to preserving and promoting traditional and regional cuisine in order to fight taste standardization and globalisation of agricultural products. Rubio is also a long-time supporter and activist of the Palestinian cause, against the Israeli occupation and apartheid. He recently travelled to Gaza with an Italian non-governmental organisation, where he led a cooking class for the inmates of a local prison.
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