ADL Welcomes United States Attorney’s Investigation & Report Into Boston Latin School; Expresses Concern Over Civil Rights Violations & Race-Based Discrimination

Boston, MA, September 26, 2016 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today applauded the United States Attorney’s Office for its findings in the independent investigation of Boston Latin School (BLS), and expressed deep concerns about the race-based discrimination and civil rights violations at BLS that its report revealed. The investigation was launched in March in response to concerns raised
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Someone painted a mural along a city trail depicting LePage as a Klansman, Bangor Daily News

PORTLAND, Maine — A large mural of Gov. Paul LePage in the white robes and red hood of a Ku Klux Klan leader was painted on a city-sanctioned graffiti wall along Portland’s Eastern Promenade Trail late last week. View Story
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#LeadersLead – ADL’s National Leadership Summit

It was a weekend to remember for more than 20 lay leaders from ADL’s New England Region! From May 15-17, the group traveled to Washington D.C. to attend The National Leadership Summit, the signature event of the year-long Glass Leadership Institute (GLI).  Participants joined over 500 ADL advocates and leaders from across the nation to
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ADL Roundtable’s Latino-Jewish Bus Tour – April 27, 2016

In 1915, Louis Brandeis addressed a crowd of 5,000 Jews in Chelsea Massachusetts as the keynote speaker at the World Zionist Congress. Why Chelsea? Because as Brandeis said, Chelsea was home to the most densely populated Jewish community in the United States at the time.  This fascinating bit of local history was shared by anthropologist
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Protecting Your Jewish Institution: Security Strategies for Today’s Dangerous World

In advance of the Jewish High Holidays, join the Anti-Defamation League at Congregation Shirat Hayam for a Jewish Institution Security training featuring ADL’s Regional Director Robert Trestan and experts from the law enforcement community to discuss best practices for responding to incidents, active shooter/active threat scenarios and general security. This program is designed for administrators,
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Women of Valor Luncheon Honoring Sandy Edgerley

Join ADL New England as we honor Sandy Edgerley with our annual Woman of Valor Award. The Women of Valor Award recognizes remarkable women leaders who are committed to making a difference and are willing to personally invest in the future of a safer society. The Women of Valor Award is given in the fall of each
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