Fulvio Bressan, a sixth-generation Italian winemaker, faces a boycott of his business after posting a racist rant on Facebook on Aug. 22 about Cecile Kyenge, Italy’s first black government minister, according to the Huffington Post.
An English translation of Bressan’s note, courtesy of HuffPost Italy’s Giulia Belardelli:
hey, dirty Black MONKEY, I DON’T PAY TAXES to lodge your GORILLA friends at a HOTEL. Please bring them to your place, where you can feel superior with your money … Oops … That money is not even yours: it’s the money Italians give you … You’re a s***ty black gold-digger.
But the threat of an economic backlash has not stopped Bressan, who continues to attack minorities on his on his Facebook page.
Read more at the Huffington Post.