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The Jesuit Social Research Institute works to transform the Gulf South through action research, analysis, education, and advocacy on the core issues of poverty, race, and migration. The Institute is a collaboration of Loyola University New Orleans and the New Orleans Province of the Society of Jesus, rooted in the faith that does justice.

 

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New Archbishop of Chicago Highlights Opposition between Catholic Teaching and Libertarianism

On June 3, 2014, speaking at Catholic University of America, then Archbishop of Spokane Blase Cupich provided the following response to a talk by Cardinal Oscar Rodriguez Maradiaga.

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Missed Fr. Gregory Boyle, S.J. at Loyola Last Week?

JSRI co-sponsored the Loyola Honor's Program Biever Lecture "Tattoos on the Heart, An Evening with the Rev. Gregory Boyle, S.J.". Fr. Boyle is the founder and executive director of Homeboy Industries, the largest gang intervention, rehabilitation and re-entry program in the United States.

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JSRI to Co-Sponsor Immigration Conference at University of Florida

5th Conference on Immigration to the US South: Immigration Reform and Beyond? October 23-25, 2014

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