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ADL and Eight Houston Theatre Companies Commemorate 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act on Wednesday, July 2

Houston —Wednesday, July 2 is the 50th anniversary of the signing of the Civil Rights Act by President Lyndon Johnson. With that in mind, the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) joins with eight Houston theatre companies and Academy- and Emmy-Award-winning actor Louis Gossett, Jr. to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Civil Rights Act and honor six…
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ADL Applauds La Marque City Council for Responding to Alleged Racist Remarks

               (Houston, TX, June 3, 2014) The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) applauds La Marque Mayor Bobby Hocking and the La Marque City Council for their quick and decisive reaction to alleged racist remarks made by a city council member and Planning and Zoning Board Chairman.                 The City Council’s censure of Council Member Connie Trube,  removal…
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Tell the U.S. and European Union to Reject the Hamas Unity Government Now

The unceasing barrage of rockets and missiles fired on Israeli civilians by Hamas makes clear that the United States and European Union should not work with a Palestinian unity government supported by Hamas, or recognize it in any way….
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ADL and Houston Theatre Companies Announce Houston in Concert Against Hate

  At a news conference in the lobby of Houston’s Hobby Center for the Performing Arts, the Anti-Defamation League and eight Houston theatre companies commemorated the 50th Anniversary of the signing of the Civil Rights Act by announcing Houston in Concert Against Hate: A Theatre Tribute to American Civil Rights. Southwest Regional Director Martin B….
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Houston In Concert Against Hate: A Theatre Tribute to American Civil Rights

Houston In Concert Against Hate will be an inspirational evening of theatre honoring the progress of American civil rights over the last 50 years since the Civil Rights Act of 1964 was signed by President Lyndon Baines Johnson.  Powerful stories of civil rights heroes from Houston and beyond will be presented along with a medley…
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