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  • Show Racism the Red Card Ireland welcome outcome of FA racism investigation | Show Racism The Red Card
    Terry is alleged to have used racist language towards the Queens Park Rangers player during Chelsea s 1 0 defeat at Loftus Road on 23 October The Crown Prosecution Service CPS said Mr Terry was accused of a racially aggravated public order offence The 31 year old vowed to clear his name and said he was disappointed John Terry is due before West London Magistrates Court on 1 February On this case Garrett Mullan Co ordinator for Show Racism the Red Card Coming on the back on the FA s decision in the Suarez Evra case this is a refreshing indicator that the authorities are taking allegations of racism very seriously It mirrors responses taken by the FAI in recent years where people have been subject to accountability for racism within the sport The response of the FA and Police in the UK will encourage people to be more likely to report incidents of racism In regard to its relevance in Ireland we advocate change in our legislation as currently we do not have racially aggravating offence legislation For further comment please contact Garrett Mullan at 086 3927650 http www cps gov uk news press statements cps advises john terry charge This entry was posted in FAI Bookmark the permalink Racist attacks on special needs boy Volunteer opportunities to Show Racism the Red Card 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

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  • Racist attacks on special needs boy | Show Racism The Red Card
    afraid to go out I m so angry My son has special needs He is a slow learner he just needs some extra help in understanding things and he has never been confident The only thing he cares about is football Now he doesn t go out any more He doesn t want to go to school He s afraid Of course he is she said I am an Irish citizen and so are my children I have been in Cork since 2001 She sometimes hears racial remarks in buses People come up to me laughing and say I bet you don t have television or anything where you re from The kids in the area where we live make noises and do monkey faces too sometimes when we go out to our car I have had eggs thrown at my door and stones thrown at my windows Once they even destroyed my garden she said She does not feel safe in her home and wants the racism towards her family in her area to stop I hope that someday they will tired of it and go away I have contacted NASC the Irish Immigrant Support Centre and a support group for victims of crime I want people to know that this is happening and I want it to stop she said Gardaí at Mayfield confirmed to the Cork Independent that they are investigating the incident at the school and that a file has been sent to the Director of Public Prosecutions When contacted by the Cork Independent the school in question refused to comment http corkindependent com stories item 6339 2011 49 Living in fear This entry was posted in News Comment Bookmark the permalink Fine Gael should expel councillor over racist views Show Racism the Red Card Ireland

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  • Fine Gael should expel councillor over racist views | Show Racism The Red Card
    I do as a councillor is for the general good It saddens me that people would call me a racist because I m not Fine Gael said Cllr Scully s views did not represent party policy and that the party would be looking into the comments Fine Gael is an inclusive party and we are trying to build a country that caters for all the party said in a statement Labour TD for Dublin North East Aodhán Ó Ríordáin said he would report Cllr Scully to An Garda Síochána under the Prohibition of Incitement to Hatred Act 1989 Labour TD for Waterford Ciara Conway said she was absolutely disgusted and sickened by these appallingly ignorant and disgustingly racist comments Show Racism the Red Card Co ordinator Garrett Mullan said Mayor Scully s comments cannot be excused or accepted and in his judgement he has showed he not capable of representing the community and not fit for office If he will no longer represent people of African origin he should no longer represent people of any origin on the council Read more http www breakingnews ie ireland naas mayor refuses to represent black africans 529297 html idc cover ixzz1eRFmYGc0 This entry was posted in News Comment Bookmark the permalink Sepp Blatter s should resign over racism comments Racist attacks on special needs boy 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

    Original URL path: http://www.theredcard.ie/news/?p=1199 (2015-10-30)
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  • Sepp Blatter’s should resign over racism comments | Show Racism The Red Card
    claimed at the time that there was nothing that could be done about it They were just the fans and if the fans were racists then what can be done Football in England has proved it is possible to tackle this difficult issue The FAI in Ireland have led the way for other sports to tackle racism by adopting a zero tolerance approach Players have been fined and banned for racist abuse during games while supporters have been barred by clubs UEFA and FIFA are crucial to ensuring national governing bodies in other countries take the issue seriously and ensure no tolerance to racism In countries such as Ukraine who co host the Euro championships and Russia who host the World Cup in 2018 racism continues to be a problem Football is a global game and has the power to bring people together Racism has only the power to divide If racism is accepted within sport it will lead to the exclusion of many and it leadership does not come from the top racism can be allowed fester at the bottom Sepp Blatter is not a credible leader for the game He should resign We would like to bring attention to an early day motion from Dave Anderson MP who is placing a motion in parliament backing the call for resignation Calling for Sepp Blatter to resign http theredcard org news news and events news 2735 Shaka Hislop calls for Blatter resignation http theredcard org news news and events news 2806 MP to table motion calling for Blatter resignation http theredcard org news news and events news 2816 This entry was posted in News Comment Bookmark the permalink Man jailed for racist attack in Dublin Fine Gael should expel councillor over racist views Search for Recent Posts Football Against Racism

    Original URL path: http://www.theredcard.ie/news/?p=1194 (2015-10-30)
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  • Man jailed for racist attack in Dublin | Show Racism The Red Card
    in the early hours of October 1st 2006 Det Garda Paul Kelly told Tony McGillicuddy prosecuting that Mooney and Casey had been at the same house party as Mr Cuidzambwa in Clondalkin along with a number of Zimbabwean nationals Mooney was asked to leave after he made unwelcome advances to a number of the women at the gathering He took exception to this and both he and Casey damaged a number of vehicles that were parked outside the house The party goers went out to investigate but Mr Cuidzambwa was heading for home with his uncle when he was set upon Mr Cuidzambwa had moved to Ireland from Zimbabwe in 2001 to study electronic engineering in UCD He was studying for a PhD in wireless communication when he was attacked His victim impact report stated he had had to live with the horror of the assault daily and was reminded of it every time he saw his facial scars whenever he passed a reflective surface He described the attack as happening in a racially charged environment He had had to take a year out from his doctorate studies and when he returned there was no longer funding available and he was forced to scale down to a master s degree Judge Ryan said Mr Cuidzambwa had been left with a major cosmetic defect which caused him concern distress and suffering and which had also impaired his studies and ability to find work even though he was highly qualified http www irishtimes com newspaper ireland 2011 1112 1224307460895 html fb ref TsDtMKcFm1N like fb source home oneline This entry was posted in News Comment Bookmark the permalink Red Card launches campaign for 2011 2012 Sepp Blatter s should resign over racism comments Search for Recent Posts Football Against Racism actions Come

    Original URL path: http://www.theredcard.ie/news/?p=1190 (2015-10-30)
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  • Red Card launches campaign for 2011-2012 | Show Racism The Red Card
    racist Anders Behring Breviks In her speech she warned against the dangers of ignoring racism She was praised for her courage by another guest at the event Tanaiste Eamon Gilmore He called for other politicians to tackle the huge myth of people from abroad getting five star hotels and free cars on social welfare He said It is at times like this that you have people looking around saying the people coming to this country are getting everything for free and we are not Mr Gilmore promised his department s funding for the anti racism campaign and said that past events teach us it is vital not to let racism grow It led to very bad things in Europe you know from your history what happened in the 1930s when Germans got it into their heads that all their problems were because of Jews And you know where that led he said A new mascot for the campaign was also launched and he spoke as well Jeff the Ref said he wants to encourage kids to get active in sport and at the same time promote the message because there is no place for racism in sport This entry was posted in Uncategorized Bookmark the permalink Players union FIFPro urges East European bodies stamp out racism Man jailed for racist attack in Dublin 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

    Original URL path: http://www.theredcard.ie/news/?p=1178 (2015-10-30)
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  • Players union FIFPro urges East European bodies: stamp out racism | Show Racism The Red Card
    to comment too much The result was the important thing His team mate Wayne Rooney added We could hear it on the pitch It needs to stop and hopefully something will be done about it Indeed it needs to stop says Tony Higgins spokesman for FIFPro Division Europe Yet again players have to suffer the indignity of being racially abused in Eastern Europe The rise of football in this region is positive with the European Championships in 2012 and the World Cup in 2018 being played there in the next few years But with this football development come responsibilities that include the right of professional footballers to work in a racist free environment The governing bodies in this part of Europe must make far greater efforts to confront this cancer in our game if they wish to be considered for club and international football tournaments This entry was posted in European Bookmark the permalink Scottish Student Found Guilty Of Racism After Abusing Israeli Flag Red Card launches campaign for 2011 2012 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

    Original URL path: http://www.theredcard.ie/news/?p=1173 (2015-10-30)
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  • Scottish Student Found Guilty Of Racism After Abusing Israeli Flag | Show Racism The Red Card
    and I am devastated that as someone who has fought against racism I have been tarnished in this way The Scottish Palestine Solidarity Campaign SPSC said Tuesday s judgement was one of profound ignorance and attacked the prosecution for attempting to conflate legitimate political criticism of the State of Israel with racism Upon hearing the verdict members of the SPSC are reported to have shouted scandal from the public gallery Reitblat was studying for one term at St Andrews University as part of his university degree at Yeshiva University in New York He had fled as a child with his family to the US in an attempt to escape the then severe Jewish oppression in Lithuania Donnachie has been expelled from St Andrews The case against the second student Colchester was found not proven but he has been suspended from the university for his part in the incident Meanwhile in a second incident the head of the Waltham Forest PSC branch accused Israel of being behind the massacre of youth at a camp in Norway The massacre was carried out by Norwegian man Anders Breivik PSC activist Ellie Merton who has led boycotts of Israel and has taken part in pro Hamas trips to Gaza claimed on her Facebook page that the massacre was an Israeli government sponsored operation When challenged she repeated her views in further detail Mossad would want to capitalise on this kind of convenient sympathetic to them terrorist activity she said The Palestinian Solidarity Campaign later said that Merton s views did not reflect those of the PSC but declined to remove her as a PSC chairman The support for Donnachie and Colchester s abuse led to harsh criticism from the Board of Deputies of British Jews The PSC s anti Israel activity is infused with

    Original URL path: http://www.theredcard.ie/news/?p=1169 (2015-10-30)
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