“There is an urgency to call things by their names. The world of soccer has until now been very vague."
-- Adam Smulevich
, the co-author of a book about racism in Italian
soccer, on the slow and superficial reaction to racism. In the face of condemnation from Serie A giants Inter Milan and Roma about the headline "Black Friday" previewing their match, Corriere dello
Sport, one of Italy’s main sports newspapers, pushed back, saying it had done nothing wrong. (New York