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Colorado Legislature Passes Holocaust Education, Police Reform Bills

  Despite a shorter than usual legislative session and one interrupted by the novel coronavirus pandemic, the Colorado General Assembly passed critical legislation to protect the civil rights of all Coloradans and to counter an increase of hate in the state. One of the session’s greatest accomplishments was the passage of a bill that requires Holocaust and genocide education in

Standing Up Against Race and Racism

The entire ADL community mourns for George Floyd who was horrifically murdered by the police in Minneapolis. As an organization committed to fighting all forms of hate, ADL knows that this brutal death follows an explosion of racist murders and hate crimes across the U.S. Systemic racism, injustice and inequality call for systemic change. Learn more by visiting ADL’s landing

Now More Than Ever, Celebrating and Continuing No Place for Hate®

The ADL Mountain States Region is incredibly proud of the 60 schools that were designated No Place for Hate for the 2019-2020 school year. Many educators and students worked hard to create safe and inclusive schools. While we have not been able to hold our planned No Place for Hate Celebration Breakfast, we have planned virtual celebrations over the next

Past, Present and Future – Moral Courage is All Around. ADL’s 2020 Student Essay Winners

In the last two months, we have all experienced a rapidly changing world in every aspect of our lives. One thing that has not changed during this unprecedented time is the strength of students’ ideas and voices. Just as in every generation before them, today’s students are digesting the changing world around them, analyzing critical issues, making choices and taking

Thank you to our Host Committee Members – ADL 39th Annual Governor’s Holocaust Remembrance Program

  The ADL Mountain States Region thanks the following members of this year’s Governor’s Holocaust Remembrance Program Honorary Host Committee and Host Committee. Your commitment to Holocaust education and remembrance is more important than ever before, and we are so appreciative of your support. Thank you.   Honorary Host Committee: U.S. Senator Michael Bennet U.S. Senator Cory Gardner U.S. Representative