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Living History: My Trip to Munich and Dachau

  Perhaps you have heard “don’t bite the bait that leads to hate,” a call made popular by Jack Adler, a Colorado resident who survived the Dachau concentration camp, among other camps. On May 3, 2015, I had the privilege of sitting with Jack Adler on the former roll call grounds at Dachau as Chancellor Angela Merkel spoke at a

Colorado Bearing Witness Participants Write Blog Posts About Their Experience

Linda Digan, a middle school teacher at St. Francis de Sales Catholic School in Denver and Fran Clay, a middle school teacher at Divine Redeemer Catholic School in Colorado Springs, recently participated in the Bearing Witness Summer Institute from July 20-25 in Washington, D.C. Bearing Witness is a partnership between the Anti-Defamation League, the National Catholic Educational Association, the U.S. Conference

ADL Announces Student Essay Contest Winners – A Tribute to Moral Courage: Standing Up Against Injustice

  The Mountain States Regional Office of the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) is proud to announce the winners of their Student Essay Contest – A Tribute to Moral Courage: Standing Up Against Injustice. Using the Holocaust as a backdrop, middle and high school students were asked to write about an individual who demonstrated moral courage, how that person’s actions had an

Yad Vashem Holocaust Education Seminar Co-Sponsored by ADL

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) co-sponsored a presentation to educators from Colorado and Wyoming on August 18, 2013.  Ephraim Kaye, Director of International Seminars at the International School for Holocaust Studies at Yad Vashem in Jerusalem, spoke to about 30 teachers and professors from area high schools and universities.    Mr. Kaye’s presentation was entitled, “The New Anti-Semitism and the Phenomena of