Anti-G8 protesters hide behind a burning car as they fight police on July 21st, 2001, in Genoa, Italy. Photograph: Sean Gallup/Getty Images

In a landmark judgment, the European Court of Human Rights yesterday found Italy guilty of using “torture” against protesters at the G8 Summit in Gen(...)

“Even if Paolo Di Canio has attempted to mollify public opinion with various apologies on the Sunderland website, that is hardly the point. His track record as a Mussolini enthusiast is long established.” Photograph: Reuters/Nigel Roddis

When football manager Paolo Di Canio expresses his admiration for fascist dictator Benito Mussolini rest assured he is not alone in modern Ital(...)