Forty-nine Schools Earn Designation as No Place for Hate®

  Denver, April 11, 2014….The Mountain States Office of the Anti-Defamation League designated 49 schools from across Colorado as No Place for Hate® after the schools completed a year-long effort to create equitable, safe and respectful environments.  Schools from Denver, Aurora, Boulder, Cherry Creek, Colorado Springs, Evergreen, Fort Collins, Greeley and Loveland attended the designation…
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Resolution Marking Holocaust Awareness Week Offered at Colorado State Capitol

  On Monday, April 7, Colorado Legislators and members of the community took time to focus on remembering the Holocaust.   Sponsored by Representatives Paul Rosenthal and Bob Gardner and Senators Jessie Ulibarri and Larry Crowder, House Joint Resolution 14-1015, “Concerning the Declaration of April 28-May 4, 2014 as Holocaust Awareness Week,” was read in…
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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…
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ADL Opposes Criminalizing Cyberbullying

On March 28, 2014, Mountain States Anti-Defamation League Regional Director Scott L. Levin sent a letter regarding HB14-1131, “A Bill for An Act Concerning Harassment Against A Minor By Using An Interactive Computer Service,” or cyberbullying, to the members of the Colorado State Senate Judiciary Committee. The letter objected to the criminal penalties for cyberbullying contained…
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Teaching Voices from the Holocaust: A Free Workshop for Educators

Anti-Defamation League, Colorado Holocaust Educators and University of Northern Colorado are excited to present a FREE workshop for educators as part of Greeley’s Annual Holocaust Memorial Observations Whether teaching a full semester Holocaust Studies course or including information about the Holocaust in a unit of study on World War II, this day of learning will provide educators an…
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ADL’s 33rd Annual Governor’s Holocaust Remembrance Program to Feature Thomas Buergenthal, Holocaust Survivor and Accomplished Jurist

The Mountain States Region of the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) will host its 33rd Annual Governor’s Holocaust Remembrance Program on May 1, 2014, from 6:00 – 7:30 PM at Temple Emanuel in Denver, CO.   The 2014 featured speaker will be Thomas Buergenthal, a Holocaust survivor who went on to serve as the American Judge on…
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