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  • 3 years on from the racist atrocity at Uteoya Island Norway | Show Racism The Red Card
    youtube com watch v GM5WbrW FgM She heard the shots being fired by deranged gunman Anders Behring Breivik but managed to escape by swimming 700 metres to safety on the mainland Ms L Estrange 24 said Behring Breivik was motivated by his racist beliefs and wanted to destroy multiculturalism in Norway This guy he hated Muslims He thought Muslims had a twisted plan to take over Europe she said She had been invited to speak yesterday at a Show Racism the Red Card event in Tallaght stadium which was attended by Dublin school children Ms L Estrange said that everyone had prejudices which could develop into racist beliefs and actions such as not sitting beside someone on the bus because of their skin colour You re not going to see a lot of people shot and killed by racism but you are going to see people hurt Everyone has a role to play she said This is a story about the very worst thing racism can lead to violence and murder she said Full original article is at http www independent ie irish news survivor of mass slaughter warns against racism 26780788 html Labour Youth Ireland were invited to send four participants but they were unable to attend Here some of those who may have gone reflect on what might have been http www independent ie irish news three years on irish invitees remember norwegian mass murder that left 77 dead 30451756 html This entry was posted in News Comment Bookmark the permalink Summer anti racism activities with Show Racism the Red Card Learning and Fun at 2014 Summer Camp Search for Recent Posts Football Against Racism actions Come to our Tackling Racism seminar on November 17th One Race the Human Race exhibition open now One Race Exhibition launches nationwide

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  • Summer anti-racism activities with Show Racism the Red Card | Show Racism The Red Card
    Card World Cup at Cabra for Youth Youth Worker Mary Carroll said On an extremely hot day in Cabra 32 young people aged 10 14years turned out for the show racism the red card world cup football tournament The tournament had been promoted by a group of young people who had helped organise it and they were helped by Maz o Reilly DCC Sports Devleopment Officer and Ian Hill FAI The group worked hard during the summer in the youth service Cabra for Youth making posters and a banner which drew a lot of attention on the day The bright coloured materials brought on lots of discussions about being more inclusive in sport and in general in the area The group of boys who will be attending the summer camp worked together on their displays The group chose countries that people might not be familiar with to do their posters on 1 young person collected facts on Bosnia Herzegovina another young person helped to look up famous people from this country too 2 young people chose to collect facts on Iran and South Korea As part of our drop in a number of young people helped to paint a big red banner which was then used to hold the show racism the red card logo By completing this banner in the drop in it got other young people talking about the tournament and incidents of racism in their community The young people agreed that more should be done to combat racism in Cabra SRTRC also worked with youth groups in Inchicore and Crumlin One of the issues highlighed is that young people from different backgrounds do not participate in youth services Through engaging the Loreto Secondary School were explored the reasons for this and one result that the students in

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  • Former Meteors Basketball player launches campaign for Basketball rule change- to allow wearing the hijab | Show Racism The Red Card
    incarcerating the woman They find common grounds with those on the political right a disbelief that wearing of clothing as an expression of faith can be a choice Acceptance of Muslims Since April 2013 Indira has played a season of basketball in Bosnia and spent a month volunteering in Haiti helping with the aftermath of the earthquake before moving back to LA to progress her career in basketball She has also reflected on her faith and decided to start wearing the hijab full time because she feels it more clearly expresses her beliefs However this has caused difficulties in that FIBA have a ban on headgear which includes the Hijab In response to this Indira has launched a petition to overturn the ban which she believes is discriminatory and has the potential to exclude large numbers of women from playing basketball Of course there are some including those who believe themselves to be liberal will say that the rules are the rules Rules are rules to allow the game to be played fairly Rules are rules and shouldn t you just be reasonable and take off your hijab while playing the game Equally the argument goes why can t you just accept that some women will want to wear the hijab full time including while playing the game Furthermore there is no evidence to suggest that wearing of the hijab is a hindrance to the playing of the game One of those in the audience at the awards ceremony where Indira spoke about her experiences of racism was former Minister for Justice Alan Shatter TD Shatter from a Jewish background spoke of his experiences of racism to the audience said in response to Indira s call to young people to speak out against racism was you go girl Of course it was a bit cringing for some but he was dead right and the knowledge for the diverse audience in the room who experience racism in their lives there was reassurance that top stars of Irish sport and politics had experiences of racism but they overcame those experiences and did not give in to the racists Debates There is a lot of debate about how oppressive wearing of clothing is and even last week we have the European Court on Human Rights deliberate that a ban on the burqa is not a breach of human rights http www rte ie news 2014 0701 627707 burqa For all the fretting on the part of majorities there doesn t seem to be much consideration for a woman who chooses to wear the burqa niqab or hijab While in France the fretting led to Nicolas Sarkozy launching a debate on the meaning of being French there doesn t seem to be too much thought given to the intolerance and non acceptance that the right to freedom of religion is actually a human right The right to identity As with Catholicism there are different spectrums of Islam Faith and culture are not fixed For

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  • Reports of racism vital to tackling racism in sport | Show Racism The Red Card
    racism is for those who are targetted to feel confident to report incidents There are sanctions in place but there is a long way to go in Ireland to raising awareness and ultimately stamping out racism Below is a section from the Show Racism the Red Card DVD featuring Irish International Soccer players Simon Cox David Meyler Sean St Ledger Seamus Coleman UEFA referee Neil Doyle and Director of the Airtricity League Fran Gavin talking about responding to racism http www youtube com watch v XDxI37YvnPc The footage is part of the Show Racism the Red Card DVD education pack which is used in schools youth services and clubs throughout the country and as part of the Show Racism the Red Card workshops with clubs leagues and affiliates such as referees societies to promote awareness of what is racism and how to respond Contact SRTRC Co ordinator Garrett Mullan for further commen 086 392 7650 irishexaminer com ireland schoolboy soccer club fined for taking players off pitch in stand against racism 273915 html http thescore thejournal ie carrigaline soccer racism 1547668 Jul2014 End This entry was posted in FAI Bookmark the permalink SRTRC World Cup programme Former Meteors Basketball player launches campaign for Basketball rule change to allow wearing the hijab Search for Recent Posts Football Against Racism actions Come to our Tackling Racism seminar on November 17th One Race the Human Race exhibition open now One Race Exhibition launches nationwide tour One Race Human Race Exhibition 2015 16 Archives October 2015 September 2015 August 2015 June 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 August 2013 June 2013 May 2013 April 2013

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  • SRTRC World Cup programme | Show Racism The Red Card
    Intercultural Summer Camp of SRTRC 4 Young people will be promoting knowledge of issues for countries of the world cup ahead of the National Youth Council of Ireland s One World Week This entry was posted in News Events Bookmark the permalink Multicultural Class Wins Top Award in Anti Racism Competition Reports of racism vital to tackling racism in sport Search for Recent Posts Football Against Racism actions Come to our Tackling Racism seminar on November 17th One Race the Human Race exhibition open now One Race Exhibition launches nationwide tour One Race Human Race Exhibition 2015 16 Archives October 2015 September 2015 August 2015 June 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 August 2013 June 2013 May 2013 April 2013 March 2013 February 2013 January 2013 December 2012 November 2012 October 2012 September 2012 August 2012 July 2012 June 2012 May 2012 April 2012 March 2012 February 2012 January 2012 December 2011 November 2011 October 2011 September 2011 August 2011 July 2011 June 2011 May 2011 April 2011 March 2011 February

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  • Multicultural Class Wins Top Award in Anti-Racism Competition | Show Racism The Red Card
    Slovakia Poland Nigeria Romania Albania Serbia India and Pakistan as well as Ireland Because the school has such a multicultural student body the teachers are highly conscious of the importance of educating pupils about racism and equipping them with the skills to challenge racism in every day life Importantly the school is also committed to spreading the anti racism message outside of the school gates What really impressed our judging panel about this particular entry was the emphasis it placed on going viral and spreading a positive message through social media If we can cultivate an awareness of racism amongst young people and give them advice on how best to tackle it we will go a long way towards ensuring Ireland becomes a happily multicultural and well integrated society in future years Minister Shatter At today s awards ceremony the Castaheany pupils received their overall winners prize from the Minister for Justice Equality and Defence Alan Shatter TD who was the guest of honour at the event Education initiatives like those run by Show Racism the Red Card are hugely important said Minister Shatter They challenge students to explore their own views about people who are different to themselves and they teach them that it s okay to be different Crucially they also teach young people what to do if they witness a racist incident or experience racism themselves The creative competition is a great means of engaging with young people as it allows them to address this difficult topic in a fun and artistic way I have been most impressed by the artwork videos songs and dances that I ve witnessed here today and I congratulate both the prize winners and all those who took part Sports and TV Star Discuss their own Experiences of Racism In addition to Minister Shatter a number of well known sports and television stars were present at today s event Former Dublin footballer Jason Sherlock Shamrock Rovers star Éamon Zayed and TV presenter Diana Bunici participated in a panel discussion on racism chaired by sports presenter Con Murphy Leinster Rugby star Darragh Fanning was also in attendance along with over 500 young people from schools and youth services around the country Castaheany Educate Together entry is available to view https www youtube com watch v F1pJze8ntFo Here is a collection of artwork submitted as part of the competition https www youtube com watch v KGlX rCfOBM list UU2befYt1AMwvLOCZFemHzaQ The full list of prize winners from the event was as follows Primary school category Holy Spirit Boys National School Ballymun Dublin 11 https www youtube com watch v IyR99n65IZU list UU2befYt1AMwvLOCZFemHzaQ Second level category joint winners Maria Immaculata Community College Dunmanway Co Cork https www youtube com watch v 8Hhijte3dvk feature youtu be and St Paul s CBS North Brunswick Street Dublin 7 https www youtube com watch feature player embedded v NmxuAJ6zvbA Youth group category Youthwork Ireland Cork This entry was posted in News Comment Bookmark the permalink Festival of Sports Banter SRTRC

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  • Festival of Sports Banter | Show Racism The Red Card
    globe and was voted 2012 World Open Water Swimming Man of the Year The Back Page will ask him about what he does and more importantly what drives him on to do more Friday March 28 6 30pm Stage War Stories Vincent Hogan Irish Independent Shane McGrath Daily Mail and Clare McNamara RTE compare scars and tall tales from life in the trenches writing and talking about sports Chaired by Michael Moynihan author of GAAconomics and sports writer with The Irish Examiner Flak jackets and helmets available at the door 6 30pm Basement Online with Paddy Power Michael Nagle from Paddy Power on how social media helped to turn a small Irish bookmaking set up into a worldwide operation We ll hear about how the company has used social media to push their profile and build the brand the ups and downs of this strategy the way in which socialmedia has changed the market what s the future for sports and sportspeople online and if our favourite athletes will continue to use Twitter to act the eejit 8 00pm Stage A conversation with Ken Doherty The don of the green baize talks sport as we join him on the road from Jason s in Ranelagh to world snooker champion and well regarded broadcaster with Sunshine FM 8 00pm Basement A rough ride in Rwanda Writer with The Observer Tim Lewis is also the author of Land of Second Chances The Impossible Rise of Rwanda s Cycling Team an incredible book about how the Rwandan cycling team overcame impossible odds to inspire a country which had been torn apart by the 1994 genocide SATURDAY 6 30pm Stage GAAconomics We all know or think anyway that the GAA is loaded but where exactly is the money and where does it come from One of the best sports books of 2013 was GAAconomics by Irish Examiner journalist Michael Moynihan who set out on the trail on the money in the our national games He joins us at The Back Page to uncover the money trail from the training pitch of your local club to the plush surrounds of GAA HQ in Croke Park In conversation with Mick O Keeffe 6 30pm Basement The Summit Nick Ryan is the director of The Summit the powerful magnetic and riveting documentary about what happened on the K2 expedition in 2008 which led to the deaths of 11 climbers who had successfully made their way to the top It s a compelling look at why people take this challenge on the peak which straddles the Himalayas between Pakistan and China and the terrible often fatal dangers even for the most experienced climbers 8 00pm Stage The Anti Room on the gender politics of sport Be it Premiership football golf rubgy or Formula 1 there is an on ongoing disparity between attitudes to and coverage of male and female sports Sportswomen and commentators Irish athlete Derval O Rourke Irish women rugy team captain Fiona Coghlan and writer broadcaster

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  • Rally Against Racism for UN Anti Racism day | Show Racism The Red Card
    Racism actions Come to our Tackling Racism seminar on November 17th One Race the Human Race exhibition open now One Race Exhibition launches nationwide tour One Race Human Race Exhibition 2015 16 Archives October 2015 September 2015 August 2015 June 2015 April 2015 March 2015 February 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 August 2013 June 2013 May 2013 April 2013 March 2013 February 2013 January 2013 December 2012 November 2012 October 2012 September 2012 August 2012 July 2012 June 2012 May 2012 April 2012 March 2012 February 2012 January 2012 December 2011 November 2011 October 2011 September 2011 August 2011 July 2011 June 2011 May 2011 April 2011 March 2011 February 2011 January 2011 December 2010 November 2010 October 2010 September 2010 August 2010 July 2010 June 2010 May 2010 April 2010 March 2010 February 2010 January 2010 December 2009 November 2009 October 2009 September 2009 August 2009 June 2009 May 2009 April 2009 March 2009 February 2009 January 2009 December 2008 November 2008 October 2008 September 2008 August 2008 July 2008 June 2008 May 2008 April

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