Show Racism the Red Card to showcase new educational film in Parliament

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On Tuesday 16th October 2018, Show Racism the Red Card will showcase the new educational film in Parliament. Guests will arrive at Committee Room 17 in Parliament for 5pm where they will then have chance to listen to an array of speakers. The speakers at the event will include Angela Rayner (Member of Parliament for Ashton-under-Lyne), Kevin Courtney (Joint General Secretary, NEU), Paul Elliot OBE (Former professional footballer), and Juliet Ryan. Juliet features on the new educational film where she shares her experience of finding out her son had suffered racist abuse at school from his peers. You can find out more about Juliet’s story by clicking here.

England manager, Gareth Southgate, is featured on the new Show Racism the Red Card educational film

Show Racism the Red Card Chief Executive, Ged Grebby, said;

“The brand new, Show Racism the Red Card educational film aims to provide an introduction to the topic of racism for young people. The film, which will be shown in school across England, Scotland and Wales, features Gareth Southgate, Dele Alli, Gemma Bonner, Eni Aluko and other role-models from both society, and football, talking about their experiences of racism.”

The film features the following professional, and former professional, footballers..

Dele Alli – Tottenham Hotspur FC & England

Thierry Henry – Former Arsenal FC & Barcelona FC

Dominic Calvert-Lewin – Everton FC & England

James Ward-Prowse – Southampton FC & England

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain – Liverpool FC & England

Richard Offiong – Former Newcastle United FC

Gareth Southgate – England Manager

Gemma Bonner – Manchester City Ladies FC

Harry Maguire – Leicester City FC & England

Chris Hughton – Brighton & Hove Albion FC Manager

Jordan Pickford – Everton FC & England

Trent Alexander-Arnold – Liverpool FC & England

Kieran Trippier – Tottenham Hotspur & England

Eni Aluko – Juventus Ladies FC

Mesut Özil - Arsenal FC