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ADL WELCOMES ARREST IN ST. LOUIS JEWISH CEMETERY DESECRATION

                         St. Louis…April 25…The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today welcomed the arrest of a Florissant man charged with vandalism at Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery in University City, Missouri, in February 2017.  After a lengthy investigation, University City Police arrested 34 year-old Alzado Harris, who confessed to the destruction of more

ADL, Anti Bias Education and Civil Rights: How We Accomplish The Work

In the aftermath of an incident involving two African-American men at a Starbucks coffee shop in Philadelphia, the Anti-Defamation League, along with our partners in the civil rights community, has been asked to help develop an anti-bias curriculum for a training program that will be rolled out to 175,000 employees in the company’s 8,000 stores nationwide. ADL will be providing resources,

Race Talk: Engaging Young People in Conversations about Race and Racism

As a society, public conversations about race and racism have increased in volume and intensity. Educators feel a sense of responsibility to bring these discussions into their classrooms—because young people want to be part of the conversation and because those discussions provide opportunities for timely learning. From the recent police incidents in Ferguson and Baltimore to the Charleston church shooting