International Day highlights racism in sports

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“Racism is not just a topic for the History Channel or something that features in stories about the olden days or that only occurs in distant countries. Racism is real and exists here and today.”

Kevin-Prince Boateng is a Professional footballer for the AC Milan Football Club as well as the Ghanaian national team.

Mr. Boateng was speaking at an event to commemorate the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, observed on the 21st of March each year.

Racism in sport was the focus of this year's commemoration.

Gerry Adams has the story.

Duration: 3’18″

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