NEWS

Anti-Defamation League: We Are Redirecting All of Trump’s Donations

Jonathan A. Greenblatt @JGreenblattADL 3/20/16 | 6:00 AM ET We are channeling his contributions into anti-bias programs and hope others follow suit This week, thousands of people have gathered in Washington, D.C., for what has become one of the largest gatherings on the political calendar: the AIPAC Policy Conference. Dedicated to a strong U.S.-Israel relationship, the American…
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ADL DEEPLY TROUBLED BY RESCISSION OF LGBT WORKPLACE PROTECTIONS IN KANSAS

Omaha, NE, February 12, 2015 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today expressed outrage and deep concern regarding Kansas Governor Brownback’s decision to rescind an executive order that prohibited state employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity. Alan Potash, ADL Plains States Regional Director, issued the following statement: We are outraged and…
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BLOG POSTS

9 Ways To Teach About the Election: A Social Justice Approach

As an educator, do you find yourself struggling to tackle the complicated topics surrounding political campaigns? ADL has generated a resource to provide ideas and strategies for bringing the topic of elections and voting into the classroom using an anti-bias and social justice lens. Please check out this new resource 9 Ways To Teach About…
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Turning Current Events Instruction Into Social Justice Teaching

Jin­nie Spiegler Direc­tor of Cur­ricu­lum, Anti-Defamation League This blog orig­i­nally appeared on Edutopia Mar­riage equal­ity, refugees seek­ing safety in Europe, the Con­fed­er­ate flag, police shoot­ings of black and Latino men, the pres­i­den­tial elec­tion, Cait­lyn Jen­ner, ISIS, and immi­gra­tion are just a few of the news sto­ries that inhab­ited the head­lines this year on our phones, lap­tops, and news­pa­pers….
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EVENTS

An Evening of Theatre with the ADL – Lost Boy Found in Whole Foods

The ADL-CRC invites you to AN EVENING of THEATRE – featuring the performance of Lost Boy Found in Whole Foods. Please come and bring a friend. After the show, stay for a discussion with the playwright, Tammy Ryan. Gabriel, one of the Lost Boys of Sudan, has started a new life in America. While working in Whole Foods,…
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Institute for Holocaust Education – Week of Understanding

Week of Understanding is an annual educational initiative created by the Institute for Holocaust Education and the Omaha Public Schools. The week is designed to deliver Holocaust survivor testimony to a maximum number of students in one school week.  The IHE anticipates well over 5,000 students from 30 different schools will participate in the program…
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