Students show racism the Red Card

Pupils from Midleton Educate Together School in Cork, Szymon Nosek,10, Ava Murphy, 12, Luke Morrissey, 11, Kyle Campbell, 11, Jemima Kumalo, 10, Charlie Riff, 12, and Elena Byrne, 12, pictured taking part in the inaugural Wear Red Day against racism organised by Show Racism the Red Card.

Minister of State for Justice with special responsibility for Equality, Immigration and Integration, David Stanton TD, attended a special event at the school, one of many events that took place across the country.

Thousands of people wore red to support Show Racism the Red Card on Friday 25th November across 35 schools and dozens of clubs, colleges and workplaces across Ireland. For further information on the initiative, visit .

Pic: Diane Cusack