ADL gay-marriage-equality June 26, 2015

ADL praised the Supreme Court’s decision in the four cases challenging the constitutionality of state marriage bans that limited marriage to one man and one woman, calling it “an historic step toward full civil rights for LGBT in America.” In a 5-4 decision, the Court held that the 14th Amendment requires a state to license a marriage between two people of the same sex and to recognize marriages lawfully performed in other jurisdictions….
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wissahickon video June 17, 2015

In a ceremony Thursday afternoon, June 11, No Place for Hate assistant project director Lindsay Shafer awarded a banner to Wissahickon High School in honor of the school’s third year in the program. WHS is one of 220 schools across eastern Pennsylvania, southern New Jersey and Delaware participating in “No Place for Hate,” an Anti-Defamation League program enabling schools and organizations to challenge anti-Semitism, racism and bigotry in all forms….
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June 8, 2015

On Friday, June 5, the students and faculty at Cherry Hill High School West, Cherry Hill Alternative High School and Joyce Kilmer Elementary School celebrated the schools’ designations as No Place for Hate, having completed a year of anti-bias and anti-bullying programs. To earn this distinction, each school formed a No Place for Hate committee, adopted a resolution pledging to create a more inclusive school, and implemented a number of projects promoting respect for differences….
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