NEWS

ADL’s Coalition for Mutual Respect Calls for Safety and Well-Being of Unaccompanied Minors Fleeing Violence in Central America

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact:  Dena Marks  713-627-3490, ext. 234 Cell: 832-567-8843  (Houston, August 27, 2014) The Anti-Defamation League’s (ADL’s) Coalition for Mutual Respect, a group of religious, business and community leaders who come together to learn together, promote understanding, and speak out about issues that concern them, are calling for Houstonians to help unaccompanied…
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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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BLOG POSTS

ADL Expresses Disappointment About Susan G. Komen Race on Yom Kippur

The Anti-Defamation League has sent a letter to the Susan G. Komen Foundation, expressing disappointment that the foundation is holding its Houston Race for the Cure on Yom Kippur. ADL sent the letter to the Foundation’s local executive director, Adriana Higgins….
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URGE CONGRESS TO CONDEMN ANTI-SEMITISM

Congress has mobilized a strong response to the findings of ADL’s Global 100 Survey on anti-Semitism and to the surge of anti-Semitism following Israel’s action in Gaza. Take action to ask your Representative to support a new House Resolution condemning anti-Semitism and Senate letter calling on Secretary of State Kerry to take specific action to…
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EVENTS

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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