Nadeesha Uyangoda is a freelance journalist based in Milan. Her work focuses on identity, migration and second generations. Her stories have appeared in Al Jazeera English, The Telegraph and Vice Italy, among others. Follow her on Twitter @nadeeshauy
Published in: 50.50: NewsBlack Italians’ plea to media and politicians after killing of Nigerian man
Public discussions have failed to take gender, race, class and disability into account, says Italian Anti-Racist Coordination
Published in: 50.50: Review‘The only Black person in the room’: The truth about racism in Italy
This is a translated excerpt from Nadeesha Uyangoda’s memoir about what life is like for a person of colour in Italy...
Published in: 50.50Meet the young people using Instagram to fight Italy’s racism
Amid Italy’s flourishing Black Lives Matter movement, young people of colour are making waves and demanding change Italiano
Published in: 50.50I giovani che in Italia combattono il razzismo su Instagram
Mentre anche in Italia si sviluppa il movimento Black Lives Matter, i giovani neri fanno clamore ed esigono un...
Published in: 50.50: OpinionItalia, è ora di affrontare il tuo razzismo dilagante
Mentre gli italiani sostengono Black Lives Matter negli Stati Uniti, dobbiamo guardare più vicino a casa – alla...
Published in: 50.50: OpinionItaly, it’s time to confront your own rampant racism
While Italians support Black Lives Matter in the US, we must look closer to home – at our own language, colonial...