Five truly inspirational interviews from 2015

Five truly inspirational interviews from 2015

An Afghan refugee, a student-turned-millionaire and a dare-devil are among the most inspirational people interviewed by The Local this year.

Italy’s ‘ape jibe’ politician hails citizenship bill

Italy’s ‘ape jibe’ politician hails citizenship bill

Renzi calls meeting over ‘orangutan’ slur

Renzi calls meeting over ‘orangutan’ slur

Kyenge to petition EU court over orangutan slur

Kyenge to petition EU court over orangutan slur

Far right slams minister’s ‘racial immunity’

Far right slams minister’s ‘racial immunity’

Kyenge warns against spreading populism

Kyenge warns against spreading populism

Senator to face trial for racist slur

Senator to face trial for racist slur

‘Tax cheats are enemies, not foreigners’ – Kyenge

‘Tax cheats are enemies, not foreigners’ – Kyenge

Fifth of Italians against having black minister

Fifth of Italians against having black minister

Bloody dummy protest targets black minister

Bloody dummy protest targets black minister

Minister boycotts meeting over racism

Minister boycotts meeting over racism

Probe launched into banana attack

Probe launched into banana attack

‘Racism does not reflect what most Italians think’

‘Racism does not reflect what most Italians think’

New citizenship law in 2014: Kyenge

New citizenship law in 2014: Kyenge

Minister says ‘cultural change’ underway in Italy

Minister says ‘cultural change’ underway in Italy