Welcome to the Jesuit Social Research Institute

Serving faith, promoting justice

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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What do Duck Dynasty and Wal-Mart have in common?

Louisiana's $1 Billion Giveaway Giveaways cost the U.S. taxpayers $50 billion a year

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Statement of Catholic Theologians on Racial Justice

"As Catholic theologians, we wish to go on the record in calling for a serious examination of both policing and racial injustice in the US." [http://catholicmoraltheology.com/]

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