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.
Banner Photo: Donna DeCesare. Jocotenango, Guatemala, 2001.
Alabama and Louisiana legislatures defeated legislation this session to cap payday loans at 36% annual percentage rate (APR).
Jesuits articulated the mission of faith and justice most dramatically in the 1970s, following two major Catholic events.