July 23, 2015

        A year of unrest and turmoil has yielded the beginnings of change in St. Louis — along with a whole lot of questions. How do we untangle the deep, gnarly roots of racism? What is this thing called privilege? How do people of different races talk to each other about this…
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May 28, 2015

St. Louis, MO, May 28… The Anti-Defamation League, Missouri/Southern Illinois announces that local high school seniors Matt Frischer and Sam Kahn are the recipients of the 18th Annual Meyer and Marcelle Kranzberg Memorial Scholarship Awards. Each will receive a $2000 college scholarship. Finalists Michelle Bennett, Janine Norman and Alyson Yawitz will receive a $100 book…
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May 4, 2015

Cristo Rey Kansas City Will Celebrate No Place For Hate ® with Unity Walk On Friday, May 8, Cristo Rey Kansas City will achieve designation by the Anti-Defamation League as a No Place for Hate partner.  Over the past school year, the student body studied and took action on issues of bigotry and discrimination that affect…
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ADL - Web_MG - light - 600 April 9, 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Karen Aroesty karoesty@adl.org St. Louis, MO, April 8, 2015 . . . The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today expressed deep concern regarding the repeal of a Springfield, Missouri ordinance that extended the city’s anti-discrimination protections to the LGBT community.  Karen Aroesty, ADL Missouri / Southern Illinois Regional Director, issued the following statement:…
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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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