An inclusive philosophy is vital if we are to beat racism

An inclusive philosophy is vital if we are to beat racism

by ALEXANDRA KOSJAKOVA -This article was published in the Irish Times after it was entered into the Show Racism the Red Card Creative Competition. ______________________________________________The Creative Competition was funded by the Office for the Promotion of Migrant Integration at the Department of Justice and Equality. www.integration.ie ______________________________________________http://www.irishtimes.com/newspaper/opinion/2012/0419/1224314924148.htmlOPINION : THE TOPIC of racism has been talked about, written about and described to us more than a million times already – and we all know racism is bad and that it should not be perpetrated, and you are probably thinking, “Tell me something I don’t know?” Continue reading

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Hundreds gather at AVIVA for Anti Racism Awards Presentation

 
Show Racism the Red Card hosted its third annual Anti Racism Creative Competition Awards Ceremony today at the AVIVA stadium in Dublin.
 
450 young people came from Cork, Kerry, Tipperary, Wicklow, Dublin, Louth, Limerick, Monaghan and Donegal to participate in the awards presentation.
The Awards were hosted by Moldovan born RTE Children’s TV Presenter Diana BuniciPresident Michael D Higgins gave the opening speech.
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The Anti-Racism Creative Competition was funded by the Office for the Promotion of Migrant Integration at the Department of Justice and Equality www.integration.ie
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President Michael D Higgins speaks to Show Racism the Red Card

President Michael D Higgins spoke at the Awards Presentation which concluded the Anti-Racism Creative Competition 2012.  The event took place on Thursday 19th April and was attended by over 450 young people from 24 schools who travelled from around Ireland to be at the AVIVA stadium for the presentation._______________________________________________The Creative Competition was funded by the Office for the Promotion of Migrant Integration at the Department of Justice and Equality www.integration.ie_______________________________________________ Continue reading

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Beneavin College says: No to racism and class discrimination

The show racism the red card initiative has given us an opportunity to reflect and re-examine our understanding of the term “racism” today. Continue reading

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Racism- the school experience

AlexandraKosjakova,Well, the topic of racism has been talked, written and described to us over a million times  already, we all know it’s bad and we all know that it should not be done and you are probably thinking ‘tell me something  I don’t know?’ Continue reading

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