111615_ADL_Concert 2 December 22, 2015

  On Monday, November 16, the Anti-Defamation League (ADL) honored Megan and Grace Phelps-Roper, General (Ret.) Mansour Abu Rashid, and Ambassador Jakob Finci at its 21st Annual ADL In Concert Against Hate. A sold-out crowd of more than 2,000 filled the Concert Hall of The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, as actors…
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The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) held the twenty-eighth session of our Advanced Training School (ATS) course on Extremist and Terrorist Threats, a course that has come to be recognized as one of the premier counterterrorism trainings in the country.  The session was extremely timely, taking place immediately after the attacks in Paris, Colorado Springs, and San Bernardino….
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The Anti-Defamation League’s (ADL) National Youth Leadership Mission (NYLM) engages high school students in anti-bias education by utilizing the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum’s dramatic portrayal of the events of the Holocaust, and applying its lessons to modern-day issues of anti-Semitism, bigotry, and hate.  This year’s NYLM, held from November 15-18, 2015, included over 130…
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November 25, 2015

On November 23, Eric Wachter, Associate Director of ADL’s Washington, DC Regional Office, participated in a press conference in support of Syrian refugees at the Maryland State House in Annapolis.  At the press conference, a coalition of allied organizations invited Governor Larry Hogan to meet first-hand with Syrian refugees who recently have come to Maryland…
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November 24, 2015

The Anti-Defamation League (ADL) held its sixth annual presentation of the ADL SHIELD Awards on October 13, 2015 at the National Press Club in Washington, DC.  Created by ADL’s Washington, DC Regional Office in 2010, the SHIELD Awards annually recognize law enforcement for major contributions toward protecting the American people from hate crimes, extremism, and…
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