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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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Papal Economics

Why the Church Rejects Both Collectivism & Individualism [Commonweal Magazine, 02/19/15]

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Loyola New Orleans National Lawyers Guild Presents Student Week Against the Death Penalty

JSRI will sponsor and participate in upcoming events at the Loyola Law School targeted to spread awareness about the death penalty and its implications.

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