Law Enforcement and Society (LEAS) April 24, 2015

Over 70 Philadelphia police cadets visited the Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. to attend ADL’s Law Enforcement and Society (LEAS) program, on  April 7. In 1999, Philadelphia Police Commissioner Charles Ramsey, then Chief of the DC Metropolitan Police, visited the Holocaust Memorial Museum with ADL. He was deeply shaken to learn about the relationship…
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Esperanza kids April 21, 2015

As part of its corporate partnership with the Anti-Defamation League, Radian Corporation made an exciting connection with No Place for Hate® and Esperanza Academy Charter High School.   In early April, Radian invited a group of students from the North Philadelphia school to visit their corporate offices, enjoy lunch with a diverse group of Radian employees, and learn…
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Christian Street Designation--permission April 10, 2015

The Philadelphia No Place for Hate team is excited to announce the designation of fifteen branches of the Philadelphia Freedom Valley YMCAs—the greatest number of YMCAs to earn their No Place for Hate designation in the country! Like the traditional school model, YMCAs are required to participate in three projects throughout the year that explore…
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Selma to Montgomery Marches March 9, 2015

This month marks the 50th anniversary of Selma, the day that turned the nation’s attention to the disenfranchisement of African Americans in the South and paved the way for passage of the Voting Rights Act, one of the most important and effective pieces of civil rights legislation ever passed.  To commemorate the anniversary, ADL has…
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