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The (November and) December Dilemma: Holiday Guidelines for Public Schools and Public Spaces

Hanukkah starts early this year! As the winter holidays approach, school administrators and teachers face the challenge of planning holiday programs and activities within and outside the classroom that demonstrate a respect for students of all faiths and religious beliefs. Civic officials similarly may face difficult questions about the placement of religious displays on public property. While acknowledging the December

ADL and Jewish Community Partners Welcome Fifth Arrest in Tragic Killing of Shmuel Silverberg z”l

The Anti-Defamation League Mountain States Region (ADL) and its community partners, including the Regional Safety & Security Initiative of JEWISHcolorado, Rose Community Foundation, and the Jay and Rose Phillips Family Foundation of Colorado join together in extending gratitude to the Denver Police Department (DPD), the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, and law enforcement

A National Strategy to Counter Domestic Terrorism

On January 6th, Americans watched as an insurrection fueled by violent conspiracy theories and white supremacy gripped the nation and attacked our democracy. Unfortunately, this type of domestic terrorism threat was not a surprise; it is a threat the Anti-Defamation League has been warning about for many years – one ADL warned law enforcement about immediately before the tragic events

Join ADL for the No Place for Hate Journey!

  The 2021-2022 school year is around the corner and ADL is ready for another successful and creative No Place for Hate school year. The ADL Mountain States Region is excited to support schools with critical anti-bias education and bullying prevention resources. No Place for Hate 2021-2022 – Registration is open for all K-12 schools in Colorado, New Mexico and