Michele Leridon

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| Jul 19, 2013

Racist outbursts show Italy's battle to adapt

From monkey chants in soccer stadiums to threats against the first black minister, racial outbursts in Italy reflect the profound social change taking place in a country relatively new to immigration. Shocking episodes of racism have multiplied over the past few months, from hooligans ...