Respect for human rights is at the heart of the EU’s ethos.
Together, we need to fight all forms of discrimination
- Cécile Kyenge
- The Guardian
Racial discrimination is now “commonplace” across 12 European countries, and one in three people of African descent has experienced harassment in the past five years, a report this weekfound.
This doesn’t surprise me.
Since my election to the Italian Chamber of Deputies in 2013, I have constantly faced racist abuse. When I became Italy’s minister for integration, as the country’s first black minister, it got worse.
A fellow Italian…