CNN Praises ADL’s Law Enforcement Initiative at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

A July 15th CNN/Money article explains how a joint venture between the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. and ADL’s Washington D.C. Regional Office instructs every FBI academy trainee on the consequences of overreaching law enforcement practices. CNN reports that the training program, called Law Enforcement and Society (LEAS): Lessons of the Holocaust, chronicles…
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ADL Welcomes Patent Office Decision Deeming Redskins Name ‘Disparaging’ to Native Americans

Washington, DC, June 18, 2014…The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today welcomed the decision of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office that the team name of the Washington Redskins is “disparaging to Native Americans” and cannot be trademarked under federal law that prohibits the protection of offensive or disparaging language. David Friedman, ADL Washington D.C. Regional Director,…
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ADL Graduates Glass Leadership Institute Class of 2013-2014. Applications for 2014-2015 Program Now Available!

On June 10th, ADL held its annual graduation ceremony for the Glass Leadership Institute (GLI), hosted at the law firm of Arnold & Porter LLP. During the meaningful and inspiring evening emceed by GLI co-chairs Jennifer Brechbill and Julia Friedman, the 27 participants were asked to volunteer their personal highlights of the program year. David…
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2014 Summer Associate Research Program Kicks-off with Opening Breakfast Event

On June 12th the 2014 Washington, D.C. Summer Associate Research Program (SARP) launched its sixth year with a breakfast at the Kilpatrick Townsend and Stockton LLP. Over 20 summer associates at law firms across D.C. are participating this summer, in the program’s 16th year nationally. Vincent H. Cohen Jr., Principal Assistant United States Attorney for…
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20th Anniversary ADL In Concert Against Hate

Now in its 20th year, ADL In Concert Against Hate has honored heroes in the battle against intolerance, injustice and extremism. These extraordinary people have acted with exceptional strength, courage and compassion when confronted by the forces of hate. Please join us for an inspirational evening honoring them and celebrating the values we all share. About the…
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