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Wear Red Day Friday 23rd November

42 schools, councils, sports clubs and trade unions are gearing up to get at least 6,000 participating in our 3rd annual Wear Red Day. On Wear Red Day, we invite you to Wear Red to make a stand against Racism.  … Continue reading

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FARE fortnight full report

The reports and pictures are in and here we report on FARE fortnight actions 2018.  The action fortnight took place from 11-25th October and this year saw a record number of participants. 67 clubs took Show Racism the Red Card … Continue reading

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Football Associations must respond with investigations of anti Irish racism

The FA have announced that they have investigated and warned James McClean for use of language arising from a post he put up on Instagram in which he referred to supporters who were abusing him. This statement is a joint … Continue reading

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Help us Tackle Racism

Text Donate to 50300 using keyword ‘SRTRC’ Text costs €2. Show Racism the Red Card will receive a minimum of €1.80. Donate online at www.theredcard.ie/donate We need your help to educate young people against racism.  You can do that by participating in … Continue reading

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Clubs and Schools take a stand against racism – FARE fortnight action and pictures

Tomorrow is the last day of the FARE fortnight and what a time it has been with a record number of clubs and schools getting involved alongside national league clubs in the SSE Airtricity League.  We have seen 4511 players … Continue reading

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Call for Football Clubs to tackle Racism #footballpeople #fare

The letter below is being sent to clubs around the country.  Help us spread the word.  We have great resources available for clubs who want to tackle racism.  For more information go to www.theredcard.ie/fare RE: Call for participation in Football … Continue reading

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Roscommon Community Games Welcome Refugees

Roscommon Community Games from Ballaghaderreen have been actively including children of refugees from the EROC centre which accommodates refugees from Syria, as part of Show Racism the Red Card Club Welcome Refugees programme.  They attended the National Finals for Community … Continue reading

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Baldoyle United Club Welcomes Refugees

Throughout June, July and August, Dublin football club Baldoyle United has hosted weekly training sessions for refugee and asylum seekers living in Hatch Hall, Hatch St accommodation centre. The initiative is supported by Show Racism the Red Card and manager … Continue reading

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Ballaghaderreen FC Welcomes Refugees

Ballaghaderreen FC are currently running opening training evenings for Under 14 &16  boys once a week. This is in it’s 9th week and hopefully will continue depending on funding which covers the running cost of the club. Currently all our … Continue reading

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Galway GAA Club Welcomes Refugees

Gael na Gaillimh ‘Team Together’ July 14th 2018 Report Gael na Gaillimh GAA club in Galway City held a ‘Team Together’ event on July 14th 2018. This event was supported by Show Racism the Red Card and involved an open … Continue reading

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