June 17, 2016

One year ago, on June 17, 2015, a white suprema­cist mur­dered nine parish­ioners at the Emanuel AME Church in Charleston.   It’s ter­ri­ble – and unfair – that the quiet space in time we should have had to reflect and prop­erly mourn these mur­ders tar­get­ing African-Americans has been lit­er­ally blown apart by another tragedy – even
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May 5, 2016

On May 3, ADL NextGen hosted a panel discussion on the latest rise in anti-Muslim bigotry and what ADL is doing about it.  Young leaders heard from Imam Mohamed Magid, Executive Imam of the All Dulles Area Muslim Society (ADAMS) Center and nationally-significant Muslim leader, and Rabbi David Sandmel, ADL Director of Interfaith Affairs.  Lauren Markoe,
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May 2, 2016

On April 12, the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) Washington, DC Regional Office partnered with several Jewish institutions in Anne Arundel County, Maryland to provide security training after suspicious faxes were received by one of the institutions in February. Representatives of Temple Beth Shalom, Alpert Family Aleph Bet Jewish Day School, Congregation Kol Shalom, and Congregation Kneseth
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HilarySheltonEvent April 1, 2016

On March 29, the Anti-Defamation League’s (ADL) Washington, DC Regional Civil Rights Committee presented a conversation on race relations in America with Hilary O. Shelton, the Washington Bureau Director and Senior Vice President for Advocacy and Policy of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP).  The event gave ADL’s regional leaders an
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March 30, 2016

By David Barkey, Reli­gious Free­dom Counsel Under the false and offen­sive pre­text of safety in bath­rooms, North Car­olina last week enacted the broad­est anti-LGBT law in the nation. Adopted in a reck­less and inequitable man­ner, the new law not only sanc­tions dis­crim­i­na­tion against LGBT peo­ple, but under­mines the rights of vir­tu­ally all North Car­olini­ans. Yes­ter­day, ACLU,
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