Law Enforcement and Society 20th Anniversary Conference

November, 6-8, 2019, ADL staff and Holocaust Museum  educators from St. Louis, Houston, Dallas, Florida and Washington, DC met at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (USHMM) to mark the 20th anniversary of presenting Law Enforcement and Society: Lessons of the Holocaust. Dubbed “LEAS” here in the Heartland, the program has been a superb partnership of ADL, the St. Louis

ADL in Concert: Music for Love and Respect Honored Associated General Contractors of Missouri

Anti-Defamation League Heartland presented the 2019 Distinguished Community Service Award to AGC of Missouri at a family friendly musical gathering on Sept. 8 at Delmar Hall in St. Louis.  The Brothers Lazaroff and Friends provided musical entertainment for the event. Steve Lewis (left) with Karen Aroesty, ADL Heartland The ADL’s Distinguished Community Service Award recognizes and honors corporations, agencies and

ADL H.E.A.T. Map: Track 2018 Anti-Semitic Incidents in your State

ADL’s annual Audit of Anti-Semitic incidents recorded a total of 1,879 attacks against Jews and Jewish institutions across the country in 2018. View these incidents and more on the ADL H.E.A.T. Map, a first-of-its-kind interactive and customizable map detailing extremist and anti-Semitic incidents around the nation.

ADL Announces 2018 Distinguished Service Awards: University City Police Department to be honored

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                 (ST. LOUIS) November 12 — ADL Heartland announces that the University City, Missouri Police Department is the recipient of ADL’s 2018 Distinguished Service Award.  The Awards recognize regional law enforcement representatives who distinguish themselves in the investigation and/or prosecution of hate crime, bias incidents, domestic or international terrorism, or in the protection of civil

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By Morgan Miransky For anybody paying attention, the term “fake news” has come up with significant frequency. This is problematic for many reasons. It threatens our democracy, creates an opening for propaganda and state-run media, and makes it more difficult to have an informed electorate. Media is the fourth pillar of government. Since the creation of our country, sharing accurate

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ADL Letter to Alton, Illinois Mayor Brant Walker Regarding Religious Freedom Concerns

In a letter to the Mayor of Alton, Illinois, ADL expresses its concern regarding a proposed zoning amendment which would potential violate state and federal law. November 13, 2019   Mayor Brant Walker Alton City Hall 301 East 3rd Street Alton, IL 62002   RE: Proposed Zoning Amendment Regarding Temporary Shelters   Dear Mayor Walker,   On behalf of the

ADL in Concert: Music for Love and Respect Honored Associated General Contractors of Missouri

Anti-Defamation League Heartland presented the 2019 Distinguished Community Service Award to AGC of Missouri at a family friendly musical gathering on Sept. 8 at Delmar Hall in St. Louis.  The Brothers Lazaroff and Friends provided musical entertainment for the event. Steve Lewis (left) with Karen Aroesty, ADL Heartland The ADL’s Distinguished Community Service Award recognizes and honors corporations, agencies and

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Law Enforcement and Society 20th Anniversary Conference

November, 6-8, 2019, ADL staff and Holocaust Museum  educators from St. Louis, Houston, Dallas, Florida and Washington, DC met at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (USHMM) to mark the 20th anniversary of presenting Law Enforcement and Society: Lessons of the Holocaust. Dubbed “LEAS” here in the Heartland, the program has been a superb partnership of ADL, the St. Louis

Audit of Anti-Semitic Incidents: Year in Review 2018

In 2018, ADL recorded 1,879 anti-Semitic incidents in the United States. White supremacists stepped up their activities, and the number of incidents of assault, harassment and vandalism remained at near-historic levels. Read the report to get the full story.

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#LightsOfHopeStL

JOIN to light candles for peace and hope, gathering wherever you are to reflect and remember the special community that is the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh, PA. Starting at sundown on Friday, October 25 and lasting through Sunday, October 27, light a candle or candles, take a photo or video and post it with your message for a

ADL in Concert: Music for Love and Respect

Joining forces with local musician-allies Brothers Lazaroff and Friends, ADL puts community-building to music for the first time with a family friendly concert at the Delmar Hall in The Loop. ADL Heartland is thrilled to present the 2019 Distinguished Community Service Award to Associated General Contractors of Missouri (AGCMO), that, in representing 500+ contractors, industry partners and related firms in