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Football Against Racism Europe (grassroots scheme)

30 clubs, leagues, youth services and schools applied to participate in activities at grassroots level.  This is up from 18 group last year. This involved activity initiated at local level and with support from the Intercultural Programme and Show Racism … Continue reading

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Carlow says no to racism

 FAI County Carlow Marks Football Against Racism Week  Holy Family Boys National School Askea held a Show Racism the Red Card interactive classroom and pitch workshop to mark Football Against Racism in Europe (FARE) Week.

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Football Against Racism fortnight Ireland – Show Racism the Red Card reaches 7,000 young people

Show Racism the Red Card is working with the FAI to deliver the Football Against Racism in Europe fortnight of action 9th -23rd October.

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Reports of racism vital to tackling racism in sport

Show Racism the Red Card statement – Cork club fined after racism protest In today’s press, there is a report that a club was fined in response to an alleged racist incident during a game in Cork. Without commenting on … Continue reading

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Football Against Racism in Europe 2013

Football Against Racism in Europe is being marked at four levels in Ireland with the aim of a big impact through engaging with clubs, officials, supporters and players to support the anti racism message.  The fortnight of action is part … Continue reading

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FARE fortnight support

Football Against Racism in Europe (FARE) fortnight is coming up 15-29th October 2013.  This is when football takes action against racism not just in Ireland but throughout all UEFA affiliated countries.  In Ireland, activities will happen at Ireland V Kazakhstan … Continue reading

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Young, gifted and multi-ethnic–melting pot offers vital ingredients to Irish teams

Ey Emmet Malone (Irish  Times http://www.irishtimes.com/newspaper/sport/2012/1219/1224327997546.html )The Republic of Ireland Under-15s scored a remarkable 3-0 win over Juventus in Qatar yesterday with Zachary Elbouzedi scoring twice and Jean Yves Poame once for Niall Harrison’s side, who will take on local … Continue reading

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Gardai and FAI team up to Show Racism the Red Card in Dublin 5

Jimmy Mowlds (FAI Development OfficerReport on Raheny / Clontarf Garda Fai, DCC BlitzThe whole project engaged nearly 500 boys and girls from Clontarf, Harmonstown Killester and Raheny.The Project  focused on  Anti-Bullying and Personal Safety and Show Racism The Red Card … Continue reading

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Football Against Racism in Europe

It’s the Football Against Racism in Europe forthnight.  Activities in Ireland are co-ordinated through the Football Association of Ireland Intercultural Programme.  Part of the activities include the FAI Development Officers delivering workshops to young people in 120 schools all around Ireland.Pictured … Continue reading

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Show Racism the Red Card report racist tweeter by ‘fan’

Show Racism the Red Card has written to the Garda Racial & Intercultural Unit and the government Internet Hotline calling for an investigation in response to a racist tweet sent out by an individual after Shamrock Rovers game last weekend. … Continue reading

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