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Mercy Secondary fight against racism

Teacher, Maria Cribben explains what went on behind the entry from the Transition Year group from Mercy Secondary in Ballymahon.

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Creative Competition 2017

We are pleased to announce that the Awards Showcase to conclude the Show Racism the Red Card Creative Competition will take place at Tallaght Stadium, Tuesday 2nd May 2017. 32 schools & youth services will be attending on the day … Continue reading

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Visual entries to Creative Competition 2017

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Writing from Creative Competition 2017

We are pleased to bring you a sample of written entries to the Show Racism the Red Card Creative Competition 2017. Also, we are delighted to announce that the Awards Showcase will take place at Tallaght Stadium at 11:45am- 1:30pm. … Continue reading

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Shock as underage game abandoned amid allegations of racism

News that an under 12s game was abandoned after adult ‘supporters’ allegedly hurled racist abuse at players who happened to be from traveller backgrounds, is shocking.  

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Helping teachers tackle racism through training

462 people have taken our online training. In October and November 2016, our Education Development Worker Sara Hakim delivered Anti Racism training workshops to over 500 student teachers from St Pats DCU, Marino Institute of Education, Mary Immaculate College and … Continue reading

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Erasmus + supports Show Racism the Red Card international

Show Racism the Red Card Ireland met with international partners from 7 different countries in Helsinki this week.  The meeting took place as part of a partnership funded by the European Union Erasmus + programme, which is administered by Leargas … Continue reading

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Club Welcome for Refugees

Last July, we received funding to roll out a pilot project we have entitled as ‘Club Welcome’, which is aimed at increasing participation in sport on the part of those from refugee/ asylum seeker backgrounds. Club Welcome promotion poster To … Continue reading

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Show Racism the Red Card with student teachers

Over the past number of weeks, we have been busy taking the anti-racism message to student teachers at St Patricks DCU, Mary Immaculate College in Limerick and Marino Institute of Education. Our Education Development Officer Sara Hakim has given presentations … Continue reading

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Wear Red Day

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