Jack Danforth March 3, 2015

          St. Louis, MO, March 3…The Anti-Defamation League applauds former US Senator John Danforth, who in delivering the eulogy today at the funeral of Missouri State Auditor Tom Schweich condemned in the strongest terms the anti-Semitism expressed in the apparent “whispering campaign” about Schweich’s Jewish family heritage.  Karen Aroesty, ADL regional…
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missouri-white-supremacist-gangs-293x350 February 25, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   ADL: PRISON-BASED WHITE SUPREMACY GANGS IN MISSOURI GROWING   St. Louis, MO, February 25…  The Anti-Defamation League today expressed concern about the growing problem of white supremacist prison gangs in the region.   “For several years, we have tracked with increasing concern the expansion of white supremacist gang activity in Missouri,” says…
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NPFH January 5, 2015

No Place for Hate at Barnwell Middle   Posted on 12/31/2014 There’s no place for hate in the Francis Howell School District (FHSD). With an increasingly diverse school population, some students are seeking ways to learn about other cultures and religions. And at Barnwell Middle School, the No Place for Hate (NPFH) club is doing…
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December 20, 2014

           Imagine Click on Imagine above, and watch the remarkable video which imagines a world without racism, homophobia or anti-Semitism — a world in which the hate violence that took the lives of Martin Luther King Jr., Anne Frank, Daniel Pearl, Matthew Shepard and others did not happen. Imagine what these…
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December 8, 2014

Teaching About Ferguson and Beyond The recent lack of indictments against the police officers who were involved in the deaths of Mike Brown in Ferguson, MO and Eric Garner in New York City have brought about a wide range of emotions, conversations, protest and actions. Because this is such an important conversation teachers want to have…
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