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Houston Walk Against Hate
Houston Walk Against Hate brings together our entire community including corporations and non-profits, students and educators, families and all others who want to stand up to hate. The event features entertainment, a Diversity Expo comprised of local nonprofit organizations sharing the work they do to serve our community, and, of course, our community Walk Against Hate. The walk also will…Find out more »
ADL Women’s Initiative: The Green Book
Secure your tickets now to join ADL's Women's Initiative for a delightful reception, private performance, and post-show conversation with Artistic Director Eileen Morris. ADL is excited to partner with the Ensemble Theatre for this unique event. We extend a special thank you to Levy / Bender Families for sponsoring this event in loving memory of their mother Sophia Wertheimer Bender.…Find out more »
ADL Women’s Initiative: International Women’s Day
Join ADL's Women's Initiative for a Houston Rockets Game, networking and panel discussion about the power of women on International Women's Day. We are excited to gather leaders from our diverse community to recognize women's achievements, raise awareness against bias, and take action for equality. 3:30-4:00 p.m.: Registration and Networking 4:00-5:45 p.m.: International Women's Day Summit Speakers: Laurel D'Antoni, Amber…Find out more »
Redlining: An American Fault Line
At a time where the national discourse and racial tensions are reminiscent of the 1960s, ADL's Central Division offices are working together to provide a thoughtful, broader conversation on how we collectively arrived at this moment. Join Earl Redrick and Palma Strand for a discussion about Redlining, focusing on how the intersection of early public policy, race, inequality and unequal access to resources and opportunities have contributed to the current climate.Find out more »
Supreme Court Review 2020
ADL partners with the National Constitution Center for the annual Supreme Court Review. Distinguished legal scholars Erwin Chemerinsky, Dahlia Lithwick, Paul Clement and Frederick Lawrence will break down the most important legal questions and decisions of the term, on topics such as separation of church and state, immigration, and Title VII employment discrimination. They also will talk about expectations for next year's Supreme Court term. Register for the Supreme Court Review here.
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Hate Speech and Hate Crimes Targeting the LatinX Community
Join ADL's Centra Division for our summer series webinar on how hate speech and hate crimes have impacted our LatinX community. We'll explore how the man who killed 23 people at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas became radicalized, and discuss how we can keep hate speech from becoming violent hate. Participants include Al Madonado, a League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) Director, and Oren Segal, ADL's Vice President of our Center on Extremism.Find out more »
We Hold These Truths to Be Self-Evident: That All Men and Women Are Created Equal
Join ADL's Southwest Region August 26th at 1:00 p.m. Central/Noon Mountain as we commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment. Sponsored by ADL Southwest Women's Initiative.
On August 26, 1920, the 19th Amendment was formally adopted, eight days after the State of Tennessee became the 36th state to ratify the constitutional right for women to vote in the United States. Commemorate Women’s Equality Day with a panel of committed experts who will share the history and importance of the women’s suffrage movement and discuss the challenges and voter suppression so many still face today.Find out more »
Building Bridges, Becoming Allies
Join us for this Zoom session that will look at personal accounts of when hate hits home. When members of our community are targets of hate, vandalism, violence, xenophobia, discrimination and antisemitism, having allies not only helps those targeted, but helps promote a more just and inclusive community. Our panel will discuss recent incidents and how others became allies to offer support, build bridges, and help.
The session takes place from 12 noon to 1:15 p.m. Central Time, September 22, 2020. It will be moderated by ADL Southwest Regional Director Mark B. Toubin.Find out more »
ADL Women’s Summit 2021: #Choosetochallenge
Join ADL Southwest’s Womens Initiative and the Houston Rockets for the 2021 ADL Women’s Summit celebrating International Women’s Day. The event takes place virtually at noon, March 8, and it focuses on the need to take immediate action to create a world where gender parity, inclusion and equality are norms, not exceptions. Panelists include President and CEO of the Houston…Find out more »