Redux / 16 Jul 2021

History at a Standstill

Germany and the Roma

One of The Battleground's strongest areas of coverage is Germany. Not just any German topic, but that of the country's continuing problems with racism.(...)
Elmira Lyapina / 02 Jul 2021

Enjoyed But Excluded

Roma Musicians in Czechia

While Roma people are the largest ethnic minority in Czechia, constituting an estimated 2.2 per cent of the population, they're one of the most discriminated against in the country.(...)
Not Lega voters. Turin, August 2018.
Joel Schalit / 12 Aug 2019

Minister of Hate

Salvini’s Scapegoat Strategy

“Zingaraccia.” Repeated ad nauseum as though it were a mantra, the racist slang (Fucking Gypsy) has become an integral part of Matteo Salvini’s brand.(...)