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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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Refusing to Expand Medicaid: Political Decisions with Deadly Consequences

24 states have refused the expansion, although a few are reconsidering that decision. Without such a change in state policy, “5.7 million people will be deprived of health insurance coverage in 2016.”[1]

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Understanding the Border Crisis Panel Discussion

When: September 23, 2014 at 7:30 P.M. Where: Miller Hall 114, Loyola University New Orleans

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Biever Guest Lecture Series: Tattoos on the Heart, An Evening with the Rev. Gregory Boyle, S.J.

When: Monday, September 15, 2014 7:00 P.M. Where: St. Charles Room, Dana Student Center, Loyola University

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