Two from Stowe at ADL National Training

Rachel Barr and Chad Haggerty, both juniors at Stowe High School in Vermont, were among 10 students from New England and 110 students nationwide selected to participate in the Anti-Defamation League’s National Youth Leadership Mission in Washington, D.C. The mission, which took place from Sunday, October 26 to Wednesday, October 29, in designed to teach…
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Anti-Defamation League and U.S. Attorney’s Office Commemorate 5th Anniversary of the Federal Hate Crimes Act

October 28th 2014 marked the 5th Anniversary of the signing of the Matthew Shepard and James Byrd, JR. Hate Crimes Prevention Act. This landmark legislation,signed into law by President Barack Obama on October 28, 2009, created a new federal criminal law which enhanced legal protections pertaining to crimes committed because of actual or perceived race,…
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ADL’s Words to Action Addresses Anti-Israel Bias on College Campuses

Over 60 students from colleges and universities in metro Boston recently participated in ADL’s Words to Action program.  Words to Action was a breakout session at the Israel Campus Leadership Summit, organized by the Israel Campus Roundtable and hosted by Northeastern University.  Led by ADL trainer Kathy Hershfield, the session offered a thought-provoking video vignette…
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ADL Welcomes Largest Glass Leadership Class in Region’s History

On September 17th 2014, ADL New England welcomed its incoming Glass Leadership Institute (GLI) class at a dinner hosted by ADL Regional Vice Chair Debbie Shalom in Brookline, MA. This year’s class, which is made up of local professionals and community leaders between the ages of 25 and 45, is the largest in the history of…
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Women of Valor Luncheon Honoring Susan Lewis Solomont

ADL’s 2014 Women of Valor Luncheon will honor Susan Lewis Solomont, and take place at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel on October 31st. Register Here! For more information, please contact Paula Klein 617-406-6342 or…
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Strategies to Dismantle The School-to-Prison Pipeline

Join Us for A Discussion on: Strategies to Dismantle the School-to-Prison Pipeline Monday, November 3rd, 2014 Goulston and Storrs 50 Rowes Wharf, 7th Floor, Nantucket Conference Room 12 pm-1:30 pm Moderator: Melissa Garlick, Eastern Civil Rights Counsel, The Anti-Defamation   League Panelists: Professor Susan Maze-Rothstein, Northeastern University School of Law Commissioner Robert Haas, Cambridge Police Department…
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