ADL Expresses Concern Over Anti-Muslim Protest in Irving, TX

Dallas, TX, November 22, 2015 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) expresses serious concern at the anti-Muslim protest held in Irving, TX, on November 21. According to news reports, a number of protesters showed up at an Irving mosque with weapons, hateful signs and false allegations about attempts to create Islamic courts with the desire to supersede American
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ADL Applauds Dallas City Council’s Unanimous Vote to Amend Anti-Discrimination Ordinance to Explicitly Include Gender Identity

  The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today applauded the Dallas City Council’s unanimous vote to amend the anti-discrimination ordinance to explicitly include “gender identity” as a protected category. While transgender people were already protected by the code, the amendments ensure that members of the LGBT community clearly understand their rights, and employers and providers of public
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Teens, Tech, Connect: How Technology Impacts Teenagers’ Friendships

Topic: Bullying Awareness and Prevention, General Anti-Bias Grade Level: Middle School, High School Common Core Standards: Reading, Speaking and Listening, Language According to the Pew Research Center study, 24% of teenagers (ages 13–17) are online “almost constantly” which is facilitated by the proliferation of smartphones. Nearly 75% of teens have access to a smartphone and
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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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S. Jack Balagia Jr. to Receive 2015 Larry Schoenbrun Jurisprudence Award

On November 20, 2015, ADL will present S. Jack Balagia, Vice President and General Counsel of Exxon Mobil Corporation, with the Larry Schoenbrun Jurisprudence Award. This award is presented annually to a member of the legal community for outstanding leadership, exemplary contributions to the community, and a commitment to the ideals to the Anti-Defamation League.
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Conspiracy: Devising the Nazi Final Solution

ADL is proud to be partnering with the American Council on Germany, Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Houston and the Dallas Holocaust Museum/Center for Education and Tolerance for a special viewing of Conspiracy, a dramatic recreation of the Wannsee Conference where the Nazis devised the “Final Solution to the Jewish Question,”
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