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CARJ Listening Sessions on Synodality

Saturday 20th and 27th November 10am-1pm Pope Francis has invited Catholics and the entire world to enter into a conversationon the theme of Participation, Communion and Mission.In response to this, and the invitation from the Bishops of England and Wales, CARJ will be running two listening sessions on the 20th...

CARJ Annual General Meeting 2021

You are Invited to CARJ Annual General Meeting 2021 on Zoom Sat 6th November 2021 (11:00 – 13:00)  Theme- Racial Justice and the Debate about terminology Dear Members and Friends of CARJ This is to notify you of the CARJ Annual General Meeting (AGM) which will take place on Saturday 6th November 2021 (11:00 –...

CARJ Briefing on Critical Race Theory (CRT)

Introduction Critical Race Theory began to emerge in the USA during the 1970s in the work of Derrick Bell and others who felt that the progress gained by the Civil Rights Movement had stalled and in some cases was being rolled back.  The first meeting of the CRT Movement was in 1989. ...

Seminar on School Exclusions

Lord, who shall we go to? You have the message of eternal life.’  (John: 6, 68) This is the seventh workshop in the Series organised by the Catholic Association for Racial Justice (CARJ) on Diversity, Inequality and Racism in the UK – A Challenge for Catholic Education: Wednesday 13 October  (4:00 – 5:30) The Workshop...

New Trustees needed for the Charles Plater Trust

Are you motivated to promote Catholic Social Teaching, Thought and Practice? Could you contribute to a grant making Trust dedicated to honouring Father Charles Plater’s SJ commitment to equality and social justice? The Trust is seeking new Trustees to join a committed Board at an exciting point, as it embarks...

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Platelets Fear of conflict leads to victim blame. While you tell me, how to pronounce my name. Don’t worry, I won’t take slight. A thousand ranks down so I’ll be silent and polite. Diversify. Life’s non-binary. Communication styles – can’t you see? Did no one tell you, that more than...