Police Chief Makes Trip to Israel, Lynn Daily Item

Police Chief Kevin Coppinger said an eight-day January tour of police and military security in Israel left him with an enduring respect for that nation’s citizens. “What struck me most was the resiliency of the everyday Israelis. Over there, it’s life or death every day,” Coppinger said. The 33-year law enforcement veteran traveled with a…
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Police Chief Trains in Israel, Milton Times

Originally appeared in the Milton Times Issue of February 11, 2016  By Tom Pilla In late January, Police Chief Richard Wells spent eight days in Israel studying antiterrorism techniques and strategies as part of an Anti-Defamation League-sponsored program. Wells’ group, which included Boston area police chiefs, federal agents, a rabbi and other ranking law enforcement…
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Breaking Barriers With a Former Member of the Westboro Baptist Church

By Alicia Landsberg ADL Associate Board member  “We truly believed the only way to love our neighbors as ourselves was to warn them of the coming wrath of God for their sins.” Megan Phelps-Roper, a former member of the extremist Westboro Baptist Church, spoke to a riveted audience last Monday night.  As the granddaughter of…
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ADL launched 50 States Against Hate, a new campaign for tougher hate crime laws all across the country….
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Nostra Aetate Address by Cardinal Seán O’Malley

Please join us, AJC Boston, and Temple Emanuel of Newton for a special address by Cardinal Seán Patrick O’Malley, OFM, Cap. Archbishop of Boston, honoring the 50th Anniversary of Nostra Aetate. THURSDAY, MARCH 10, 2016 6:15 p.m. Doors Open 7:00 p.m. Program Begins Temple Emanuel of Newton 385 Ward St, Newton, MA 02459 Register at: This event is…
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Save the Date: ADL’s 22nd Annual Youth Congress

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