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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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It’s Wear Red Day against Racism this Friday 25th November #WRD16

Minister David Stanton to celebrate Show Racism the Red Card’s Inaugural Wear Red DayMinister of State for Justice with special responsibility for Equality, Immigration and Integration, David Stanton TD, will be attending a special event at Midleton Educate Together School, … Continue reading

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Anti Racism Training Workshop

With support of the EU Erasmus + programme, Show Racism the Red Card is leading a partnership which aims to train teachers and other educators in delivering the anti-racism message.The workshop will enhance understanding of racism and help develop capacity … Continue reading

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Clubs take action against racism for FARE fortnight

The number of grassroots clubs involved in taking action during the Football Against Racism in Europe fortnight (FARE) has more than doubled this year.  44 grassroots sent back expressions of interest forms to Show Racism the Red Card.  In addition, … Continue reading

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Help us tackle racism!!

Help us tackle racism!It’s a busy time for us at Show Racism the Red Card.  We have a lot of school visits and also workshops with trainee teachers coming up.   We want you to help us tackle racism.  If … Continue reading

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