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Welcome to the Jesuit Social Research Institute


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 Central and Southern Province of the Society of Jesus, rooted in the faith that does justice.


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Louisiana Conference of Catholic Bishops Supports Unanimous Juries Within Louisiana

The Louisiana Conference of Catholic Bishops strongly affirms the November 6th ballot initiative to return Louisiana to a state possessing unanimous juries, and therefore enabling its legal practices to become more truly reflective of justice.

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JSRI congratulates Tom Chabolla, new JVC national president!

Today, the Jesuit Volunteer Corps (JVC) announced Tom Chabolla as its new President.

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Declaración del Día del Trabajo 2018

Salarios justos y florecimiento humano

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