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CARJ Briefing on the Report of the Commission on Race and Ethnic Disparities

In the summer of 2020, Prime Minister Boris Johnson appointed a Commission on Race and Ethnic Disparities, to examine ‘why so many disparities persist’ and ‘what can be done to eliminate or mitigate them’.  The Commission was specifically tasked to look at ‘race and ethnic disparities in education, employment, crime...

Book Review- How to Fight Racism by Jemar Tisby

Jemar Tisby, How to Fight Racism: Courageous Christianity and the Journey Toward Racial Justice    This thoughtful and informative book is Jemar Tisby’s second published work.  His first book,The Color of Compromise: The Truth about the American Church’s Complicity in Racism, is a factual history of the way the Church in...

CARJ Christmas 2020 Appeal – December 2020

Dear Friends of CARJ As Christmas approaches, I’m writing to ask you to consider making a donation to the work of CARJ. This has been a very strange and difficult year – with the pandemic, the killing of George Floyd, Black Lives Matter, the Grenfell Inquiry, the Windrush Inquiry –...

CARJ AGM 7 November 2020 Press Release

The Catholic Association for Racial Justice (CARJ) held its Annual General Meeting on 7 November 2020 on Zoom.  The speaker was Fr Azariah France-Williams, author of Ghost Ship: Institutional Racism and the Church of England. Ghost Ship Book Fr Azariah raised questions with and answered questions from Catholic friends about their...