Gypsy racism

21st April 2000 at 01:00
GYPSY parents in Europe say racism is driving their children out of school.

Attacks against gypsies have risen dramatically in recent years, according to a report by the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe. Uneployment has also increased and more gypsies have been driven out of their home towns since the fall of communism in eastern Europe.

Reports compiled by Diane Spencer with the help of the National Children's Bureau.

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