ADL Calls Charges Against Officers in Freddie Gray’s Death Appropriate and a First Step in Restoring the Community’s Trust

Washington, DC, May 1, 2015 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today called the Baltimore’s State Attorney’s prospective charges against six officers in the death of Freddie Gray, an African American man who suffered a spinal injury while in police custody and died a week later, appropriate and a critical first step in restoring the community’s…
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ADL Reacts to Unrest in Baltimore After Death of Freddie Gray

Washington, DC, April 28, 2015 … The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) today deplored the rioting and violence in Baltimore in the wake of the death of Freddie Gray, an African American man who died of a spinal cord injury while in police custody.  David Friedman, ADL’s Washington, DC Regional Director, issued the following statement: “We are…
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Education Committee Hosts a Panel of Law Enforcement Leaders for a Discussion of “Beyond Ferguson”

In April, the Anti-Defamation League’s (ADL) Education Committee hosted a panel of local law enforcement leaders for a candid discussion of the recent police shootings that have been the focus of widespread public and media scrutiny. Representing the Alexandria Police Department, Metropolitan Police Department (MPD), and Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations, these…
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ADL Shares its Expertise on Fighting Anti-Semitic Hate Crimes at the OSCE ODIHR Conference in Vienna, Austria

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) provided its expertise on fighting anti-Semitic hate crimes at a meeting convened by the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe’s (OSCE) Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) in Vienna, Austria. The meeting was attended by forty representatives from civil society organizations and Jewish communal security experts from communities in…
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