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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Catholic School Educators Participate in 18th Year of Bearing Witness™ Institute: Anti-Semitism, the Holocaust and Contemporary Issues

    (Photo Credit: Forty Catholic School educators from 20 states across the country, including a delegation of four Bender Fellows representing the Washington, D.C. region, participated in the 2014 National Bearing Witness™ Summer Institute, organized by the Anti-Defamation League, in partnership with the Archdiocese of Washington, the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, the…
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ADL Holds 15th Annual Supreme Court Review and Discussion of Education Equality

On July 8th, local attorneys gathered at Sutherland, Asbill & Brennan LLP to watch the Anti-Defamation League’s (ADL) 15th Annual Supreme Court Review live from the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia featuring distinguished legal scholars Erwin Chemerinsky and Frederick Lawrence. Chemerinsky and Lawrence, together with ADL’s Civil Rights Director Deborah Lauter,analyzed the implications of four…
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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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