Race
10:53 am
Thu May 2, 2013

Does Italy Have A Racism Problem?

Originally published on Thu May 2, 2013 10:57 am

The recent appointment of Italy's first black Cabinet minister was greeted with racist comments from a handful of political leaders. That has raised questions about whether the nation has a broader problem with bias. Host Michel Martin gets the latest from NPR's Sylvia Poggioli.