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Private schools like MICDS freer to punish over social media

From the St. Louis Post-Dispatch September 5, 2017 An independent school’s plans to discipline a group of students who exchanged racial and sexual slurs in leaked private Snapchat messages have raised issues of digital privacy and questions about how much schools can regulate student social media use. But private schools have ample right to discipline students in such cases when student actions

ADL Vows to Challenge President’s Decision to Repeal DACA

New York, NY, September 5, 2017 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today denounced President Trump’s executive action repealing Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). The repeal means that nearly 800,000 undocumented immigrants who were brought to the United States as children will lose the legal protections and work authorization they had gained. Jonathan A. Greenblatt, ADL CEO, issued the following

ADL Stands With DACA

New York, NY, August 25, 2017 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) is deeply dismayed at reports that President Trump is considering ending Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), which would mean the loss of legal protections for more than 700,000 undocumented immigrants who were brought to the United States as children. Jonathan A. Greenblatt, ADL CEO and National Director, issued

Few stand with Hate; Most Stand for Understanding & Community

On Saturday, June 10, Act! For America presented anti-Sharia law protests in at least twenty states across the country.  ADL joined more than 100 groups to urge Mayors where the rallies are taking place to disavow these marches.  In Missouri, marches took place in St. Charles and in Kansas City.  In St. Charles, the Act! supporters were disrupted by a