Sunday, May 27, 2007

ECRI: Ireland should have more secular schools

"Ireland should open more multi-faith or secular schools to reflect the country’s growing diversity due to recent immigration, a European Commission anti-racism body said on Thursday. Fully 98 percent of Irish primary schools are still run by the Catholic Church and pupils who do not take part in religious rites "feel singled out", it wrote in a report on Ireland."

National Secular Society, May 25. 2007

The full report.

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