How Art, Science and Technology Can Influence Oppression — ADL at the Murmuration Festival

As the project director for the Anti-Defamation League’s “World of Difference” Institute, Tabari Coleman understands why so many people — including himself — can find it difficult at times to discuss oppression. “We feel the stakes are so high when we address these topics that we’ve got to get it right the first time,” says
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ADL EXPRESSES ALARM OVER RACE-BASED HATE IN SOUTH ST. LOUIS AND UNDER-REPORTING BY ADDITIONAL VICTIMS St. Louis, MO, June 25, 2016…  The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today expressed serious alarm about an incident of race-based hate crime against a victim who, while waiting at the north bound bus stop on South Grand at Chippewa, was called out
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The Future of Fighting Hate — St. Louis teens become advocates for social justice

‘A Life-Changing Experience’ Turns Teens Into Advocates For Social Justice. January 22, 2016 The death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, hit Rhoda Kahn Nussbaum hard. “I felt very defeated,” said the ADL St. Louis resident and longtime civil rights advocate. “I saw progress in civil rights either plateauing or slipping.” Ms. Nussbaum felt she needed to
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Echoes and Reflections — ADL Educators Move from Sympathy to Empathy

  Tabari Coleman and Esther Hurh Tabari Coleman (left) is the Project Director for the A WORLD OF DIFFERENCE® Institute for the Missouri and Southern Illinois regional office of the Anti Defamation League. In addition to providing Echoes and Reflections professional development for his region, he implements anti-bias and inclusion training workshops for schools, community
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Quarterly meeting: US Attorneys Hate Crimes Task Force

The Task Force has been a regional response to hate crimes and bias incidents since 1997. More than 90 representatives of organizations and agencies engaged in the work of decreasing racism, bias, bigotry and discrimination and promoting diversity and inclusion meet to discuss incidents, share concerns, create responses. The original goal of the hate crimes
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US Attorneys Hate Crimes Task Force Quarterly Meeting

Representatives from Eastern Missouri and Southern Illinois, federal, state and local law enforcement, educators, community advocacy groups, inter-religious institutions and others gather to learn about and discuss current hate/bias activity in the region.  This meeting will concentrate on increased bias and hate based activity against the Muslim community; an overview of recent efforts in the
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