Italy’s AS Roma adds ‘Black Lives Matter’ badge to players’ shirts

Italy’s AS Roma adds ‘Black Lives Matter’ badge to players’ shirts

Players from the Serie A football club will display a 'Black Lives Matter' anti-racism badge on their shirts for the remainder of the season which resumes this weekend, the Italian club announced on Thursday.

IN PHOTOS: People across Italy join protests against racism and police brutality

IN PHOTOS: People across Italy join protests against racism and police brutality

Coronavirus: Spike in reports of ‘racist’ abuse of Chinese people in Italy

Coronavirus: Spike in reports of ‘racist’ abuse of Chinese people in Italy

Facebook removes video of Italy’s Salvini ringing teenager’s doorbell

Facebook removes video of Italy’s Salvini ringing teenager’s doorbell

Lazio football club fined €20,000 over Balotelli racist abuse

Lazio football club fined €20,000 over Balotelli racist abuse

Italy’s Serie A apologizes for putting monkeys in anti-racism campaign

Italy’s Serie A apologizes for putting monkeys in anti-racism campaign

Italian newspaper defends ‘Black Friday’ headline on footballers Lukaku and Smalling

Italian newspaper defends ‘Black Friday’ headline on footballers Lukaku and Smalling

Verona’s partial stadium ban for Balotelli racist abuse suspended

Verona’s partial stadium ban for Balotelli racist abuse suspended

More than half of Italians think racist attacks ‘can be justified’, poll finds

More than half of Italians think racist attacks ‘can be justified’, poll finds

Why racist abuse of Italian footballers goes way beyond the pitch

Why racist abuse of Italian footballers goes way beyond the pitch

‘I get threats too’: Italy’s Salvini denies ‘minimising’ threats to Holocaust survivor

‘I get threats too’: Italy’s Salvini denies ‘minimising’ threats to Holocaust survivor

Verona get one-match partial stadium ban over Balotelli racist chants

Verona get one-match partial stadium ban over Balotelli racist chants

‘Wake up, you ignorant people’: Mario Balotelli responds after fan says he’ll never be ‘fully Italian’

‘Wake up, you ignorant people’: Mario Balotelli responds after fan says he’ll never be ‘fully Italian’

FIFA chief urges Italy to crack down on racism in football after abuse halts match

FIFA chief urges Italy to crack down on racism in football after abuse halts match

Italian fans to black footballer: ‘Monkey chants aren’t racist in Italy’

Italian fans to black footballer: ‘Monkey chants aren’t racist in Italy’

‘Resist’: Pope meets Roma family hounded by racist mobs in Rome

‘Resist’: Pope meets Roma family hounded by racist mobs in Rome

Italian half-marathon chiefs back down over controversial African ban

Italian half-marathon chiefs back down over controversial African ban

‘We can no longer accept this’: Pressure grows for Italy to stamp out racist abuse

‘We can no longer accept this’: Pressure grows for Italy to stamp out racist abuse

Why do Italian football fans get away with racially abusing black players?

Why do Italian football fans get away with racially abusing black players?

New Zealand terror suspect wrote Italian shooter’s name on his gun

New Zealand terror suspect wrote Italian shooter’s name on his gun

Italian teacher apologizes for calling black pupil ‘ugly’ as ‘an experiment’

Italian teacher apologizes for calling black pupil ‘ugly’ as ‘an experiment’

Senator convicted for racially abusing Italy’s first black minister

Senator convicted for racially abusing Italy’s first black minister

Italy’s democracy ranking plummets due to far-right policies

Italy’s democracy ranking plummets due to far-right policies

Inter Milan fan dies after violence at Napoli game

Inter Milan fan dies after violence at Napoli game

Rome mayor to rename streets that honour fascist supporters

Rome mayor to rename streets that honour fascist supporters

UN to send human rights team to Italy to investigate attacks on migrants

UN to send human rights team to Italy to investigate attacks on migrants

Italians overestimate immigrant population more than any other Europeans: study

Italians overestimate immigrant population more than any other Europeans: study

The Sicilian success story tackling ‘myths’ about migration

The Sicilian success story tackling ‘myths’ about migration

Italian mother appeals to president over Facebook threats to son

Italian mother appeals to president over Facebook threats to son

Boys who shot blanks at Gambian national “did it for a laugh”

Boys who shot blanks at Gambian national “did it for a laugh”

Italy’s Salvini demands apology after declaring athlete egg attack ‘not racist’

Italy’s Salvini demands apology after declaring athlete egg attack ‘not racist’

As racist attacks increase, is there a ‘climate of hatred’ in Italy?

As racist attacks increase, is there a ‘climate of hatred’ in Italy?

Italy’s opposition accuses government of ‘complicity’ in ‘climate of hatred’ amid a series of racially-motivated attacks

Italy’s opposition accuses government of ‘complicity’ in ‘climate of hatred’ amid a series of racially-motivated attacks

Telling migrants to “go home” is racism, rules Italy’s top court

Telling migrants to “go home” is racism, rules Italy’s top court

Why a photo of Italy’s champion relay team has politicians scrapping

Why a photo of Italy’s champion relay team has politicians scrapping

Macerata mass shooter goes on trial in Italy

Macerata mass shooter goes on trial in Italy

Italy is ‘steeped in hate’, Amnesty warns amid toxic election campaign

Italy is ‘steeped in hate’, Amnesty warns amid toxic election campaign

IN PICTURES: Thousands of Italians march against racist and sexist violence

IN PICTURES: Thousands of Italians march against racist and sexist violence

Italy’s centre-left warns of ‘return of fascism’ amid wave of support for far-right shooter

Italy’s centre-left warns of ‘return of fascism’ amid wave of support for far-right shooter

‘It could have been me’: Shooting highlights racial tensions ahead of Italy election

‘It could have been me’: Shooting highlights racial tensions ahead of Italy election

Italy’s election campaign is descending into a race row

Italy’s election campaign is descending into a race row

Football: Cagliari go unpunished for racist abuse by fans

Football: Cagliari go unpunished for racist abuse by fans

VIDEO: Italian neo-Nazis interrupt volunteers’ meeting to bemoan migrant ‘invasion’

VIDEO: Italian neo-Nazis interrupt volunteers’ meeting to bemoan migrant ‘invasion’

Police in Turin arrest 60-year-old man for racist bus attack on schoolgirl

Police in Turin arrest 60-year-old man for racist bus attack on schoolgirl

Lazio players don Anne Frank shirts, fans sing ‘I don’t care’

Lazio players don Anne Frank shirts, fans sing ‘I don’t care’

Police identify Lazio fans behind Anne Frank stickers

Police identify Lazio fans behind Anne Frank stickers

Lazio will take fans to Auschwitz in bid to tackle anti-Semitism

Lazio will take fans to Auschwitz in bid to tackle anti-Semitism

Lazio fans allegedly posted stickers of Anne Frank in a Roma shirt, again

Lazio fans allegedly posted stickers of Anne Frank in a Roma shirt, again

Lazio punished with partial stadium closure after 2,000 fans found guilty of racist chants

Lazio punished with partial stadium closure after 2,000 fans found guilty of racist chants

Pregnant Senegalese women allegedly beaten by two men on Italian bus

Pregnant Senegalese women allegedly beaten by two men on Italian bus

Italian couple turned away from hotel ‘because of their skin colour’

Italian couple turned away from hotel ‘because of their skin colour’

Black Italian teenager told she can’t enter festival because she’s not ‘true’ Italian

Black Italian teenager told she can’t enter festival because she’s not ‘true’ Italian

Employer denies girl job for dating African man

Employer denies girl job for dating African man

Waiter’s job offer retracted because ‘we can’t put coloured guys in the dining area’

Waiter’s job offer retracted because ‘we can’t put coloured guys in the dining area’

Northern League MEP must pay €50,000 to ex-minister over racial slurs

Northern League MEP must pay €50,000 to ex-minister over racial slurs

Racism is still rife – and unpunished – in Italian football

Racism is still rife – and unpunished – in Italian football

Lidl staff accused of racism after locking women in recycling container

Lidl staff accused of racism after locking women in recycling container

Hundreds mourn Nigerian killed in Italy race-hate attack

Hundreds mourn Nigerian killed in Italy race-hate attack

Racist Inter Milan fans force partial stadium ban

Racist Inter Milan fans force partial stadium ban

Fans fulfil mask pledge to racism victim Koulibaly

Fans fulfil mask pledge to racism victim Koulibaly

Lazio sanctioned for Kalidou Koulibaly racist abuse

Lazio sanctioned for Kalidou Koulibaly racist abuse

Mancini blasts ‘racist’ rival who called him a ‘poof’

Mancini blasts ‘racist’ rival who called him a ‘poof’

Renzi calls meeting over ‘orangutan’ slur

Renzi calls meeting over ‘orangutan’ slur

Far-right party reports salon’s ‘racist’ pricelist

Far-right party reports salon’s ‘racist’ pricelist

Model student hit by racism over high grades

Model student hit by racism over high grades

AC Milan slam alleged racist abuse of under-10s

AC Milan slam alleged racist abuse of under-10s

Italy calls for end to racism after Sacchi slur

Italy calls for end to racism after Sacchi slur

‘Not racist’ to call black person orangutan

‘Not racist’ to call black person orangutan

Fifa toughens racism ban for Italy FA president

Fifa toughens racism ban for Italy FA president

Parents complain of ‘smelly’ Roma staff

Parents complain of ‘smelly’ Roma staff

Woman suffers racist ‘Ebola’ attack in Rome

Woman suffers racist ‘Ebola’ attack in Rome

Verona sanctioned over Muntari racism abuse

Verona sanctioned over Muntari racism abuse

Muslim councillor flees Italy over death threats

Muslim councillor flees Italy over death threats

Tuscan beauty queen teen hit with racist slurs

Tuscan beauty queen teen hit with racist slurs

Sport boss in racism row has ‘support from Africa’

Sport boss in racism row has ‘support from Africa’

‘I wasn’t racist to African pedlars’: Italian minister

‘I wasn’t racist to African pedlars’: Italian minister

Top Italy MP called racist over beach pedlar slur

Top Italy MP called racist over beach pedlar slur

‘Italian FA must probe racism’: Fifa

‘Italian FA must probe racism’: Fifa

Balotelli hit with racist attack at World Cup base

Balotelli hit with racist attack at World Cup base

Football fans hurl bananas at Milan player

Football fans hurl bananas at Milan player

PM goes bananas for anti-racism campaign

PM goes bananas for anti-racism campaign

‘Pitch insults don’t make us racist’: footballers

‘Pitch insults don’t make us racist’: footballers

Italian ‘Slave’ posters pulled in ‘racism’ storm

Italian ‘Slave’ posters pulled in ‘racism’ storm

Football fans use Anne Frank in anti-Jew attack

Football fans use Anne Frank in anti-Jew attack

Kyenge warns against spreading populism

Kyenge warns against spreading populism

Outrage over ‘Kyenge’ monkey Facebook post

Outrage over ‘Kyenge’ monkey Facebook post

Italy’s far-right politicians to be ‘cured’ of racism

Italy’s far-right politicians to be ‘cured’ of racism

Outrage over Lampedusa Facebook page

Outrage over Lampedusa Facebook page

‘Racist’ Balotelli t-shirt ‘sold’ in Naples

‘Racist’ Balotelli t-shirt ‘sold’ in Naples

Attacks against black minister spark EU pact

Attacks against black minister spark EU pact

Inter fans punished over Juventus racism

Inter fans punished over Juventus racism

Probe opens into ‘kill Kyenge’ Facebook post

Probe opens into ‘kill Kyenge’ Facebook post

Minister boycotts meeting over racism

Minister boycotts meeting over racism

‘Racism does not reflect what most Italians think’

‘Racism does not reflect what most Italians think’

‘People should debate with ideas, not insults’

‘People should debate with ideas, not insults’

Italy to tackle online racism

Italy to tackle online racism

Eataly bans MP over ‘orangutan’ slur

Eataly bans MP over ‘orangutan’ slur

Stamping out racism in Italy

Stamping out racism in Italy

Over 128,400 call for ‘orangutan’ MP’s ousting

Over 128,400 call for ‘orangutan’ MP’s ousting

Minister hits back over ‘orangutan’ slur

Minister hits back over ‘orangutan’ slur

‘If society is corrupt, football will be corrupt’

‘If society is corrupt, football will be corrupt’

Italian MP objects to ‘Nazi salute’ footballer

Italian MP objects to ‘Nazi salute’ footballer

Tuscany councillor in foreigners ‘must die’ rant

Tuscany councillor in foreigners ‘must die’ rant

‘Rape comments should offend everyone’

‘Rape comments should offend everyone’

Councillor calls for black Italy minister to be raped

Councillor calls for black Italy minister to be raped

Italy’s first black minister hit with racist insult

Italy’s first black minister hit with racist insult